November 25, 2011, Moscow - Aeroflot's Sukhoi Superjet 100
fleet has accumulated 1,000 commercial flights. The jubilee
flight SU824 was performed by the aircraft named after
Mikhail Vodopyanov (RA 89003, MSN 95008) on route St
Petersburg - Moscow on November 23, 2011. The SSJ100 fleet
of Aeroflot scored nearly 1,600 flight hours.
"The one - thousandth commercial flight performed by
Aeroflot's SSJ100 fleet confirms the superior operational
performance of our aircraft. We see that the SSJ100 is
becoming an excellent tool for development of the
Aeroflot's regional network. We will do our best to make
sure that the growing fleet of SSJ100 meets the
expectations of the airline", noted Vladimir Prisyazhnyuk,
President of JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft".
At present, Aeroflot operates three SSJ100 aircraft which
are operated on routes from Moscow to St Petersburg,
Nizhniy Novgorod, Yekaterinburg, Ufa, Astrakhan,
Chelyabinsk, Kazan and Minsk. These aircraft will also
start to serve international routes of the airline this
year. Aeroflot's operations confirm that the aircraft is
able to serve regional routes efficiently with high
frequency of departure.
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