Feb. 20, 2017, © Leeham Co.: Sukhoi is Russia’s attempt at reentering the commercial airliner business. The SSJ100 regional jet is, by most accounts, an attractive
SSJ100 in CityJet colors. CityJet is one of two Western operators for the Russian-made airplane. Photo: Superjet International.
and efficient aircraft.
But it’s hampered by erratic production and questionable product support (largely due to the overhang of the Putin politics).
The aircraft was grounded briefly in December when a fatigue issue was found in the tail section during a routine inspection.
To read the rest of the article Login or Subscribe today.
Category: Bombardier, China, CSeries, Embraer, Mitsubishi, Premium, Sukhoi
Tags: Bombardier, C929, China, CRJ900, CS100, E175 E2, E175-E1, E190 E2, E190-E1, Embraer, Mitsubishi, MRJ70. MRJ90, SSJ100, SSJ130, Sukhoi
Click to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 9,036 other subscribers
Sign me up!
Copyright © 2019 · All Rights Reserved · Leeham News and Analysis
RSS Feed ·