During 9M 2015, Aeroflot airline added six Boeing 737-800s, four SSJ100s and three Boeing 777-300ERs. During the same period, five IL-96 aircraft were phased out of the fleet. The net increase in the Company's fleet amounted to eight aircraft. As of 30 September 2015, the Aeroflot airline's fleet included 163 aircraft.
During 9M 2015, the Group added eleven Boeing 737-800s, one Airbus A319, four SSJ100s and three Boeing 777-300ERs. Nine Boeing 737-800s, one Airbus A320 and five Il-96s were phased out of Aeroflot Group fleet. The net increase in the Group's fleet amounted to four aircraft. As of 30 September 2015, the Group's fleet included 261 aircraft.
Aeroflot Has Set In Operation The New SSJ-100 Aircraft
Moscow, 30 October 2015. — Aeroflot has taken delivery of its new Sukhoi Superjet 100 in FULL specification produced by JSC Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCA).
The plane (registration number RA-89061) has been named in honour of Ivan Ryshkov, veteran of the World War II, Hero of the Soviet Union.
The new SSJ-100 has been transferred to Aeroflot under a financial lease agreement from Sberbank Leasing.
The SSJ-100 is a next-generation regional jet developed and produced by Sukhoi Company in collaboration with Alenia Aeronautica. The aircraft can accommodate 87 passengers in a spacious dual-class configuration (12 seats in business and 75 in economy), and has a range of 2,400 km. The SSJ-100 received certification from the Aviation Register of the Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC AR) in January 2011.
SSJ-100 jets are an important part of Aeroflot's fleet, which is among Europe's most modern and technologically advanced. The total order for SSJ-100 stands at 30 aircraft.