Five options converted into firmSuperJet International (SJI) – a joint venture between Alenia Aermacchi, a Finmeccanica Company, andSukhoi Holding – announced today that its launch western customer Interjet has converted its five SukhoiSuperjet 100 (SSJ100) options into firm orders.
In January 2011 SuperJet International signed a contract with Interjet for the purchase of 15 SSJ100 plus5 options. All SSJ100 aircraft will be in a 93 seat configuration, basic version. Based on the aircraft listprice, the value of the 20 aircraft order is approximately 700 million USD.
Interjet’s first SSJ100 will arrive in Venice (Italy) at SuperJet International’s Headquarters in August 2012.The aircraft will be completed, customized and delivered by the end of the year at the SJI completioncenter in Venice. SJI is developing the EASA STC for the interiors’ installation, which will be marked byPininfarina Italian Style.
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