At Bahrain Air Show 2018 SCAC and Alexcina LLC, headquartered in Dubai and specializing at charter service, signed the Letter of Intention on the SSJ100 purchase.
The Parties are expected to continue the negotiations on the delivery of up to 12 SSJ100 aircraft for further operation in the Middle East region and other countries. The aircraft might be delivered to the Alexcina Airways sub-company or to other Alexcina LLC Customers.
The configuration and the terms of the delivery as well as other details are to be defined throughout further negotiations.
Superjet 100 (SSJ100) is a new-generation Russian commercial jet developed and produced by SCAC. SSJ100 was designed with the latest technologies, ensuring operational efficiency and a high level of passenger comfort. The SSJ100 can be operated on both short and medium distance routes. SCAC manufactures the commercial airliners SSJ100, a version of the Business Jet (SBJ) and special-purpose aircraft. The SSJ100 commercial operation started in 2011.
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company was founded in 2000 in order to create and develop new models of commercial aircraft. Today, the company's main project is design and development of Superjet 100. Principal directions of the company’s activity are development, production, sales and maintenance support of Superjet 100 aircraft. The company is head-quartered in Moscow and the aircraft are assembled in the company’s branch in the city of Komsomolsk-on-Amur.