The first two SSJ New with domestic PD-8 engine are planned to be put into operation at the end of next year.
Due to the transition to domestic engines, Sukhoi Superjet New (SSJ-New) products are not shipped yet. However, our workers in Komsomolsk-on-Amur are making progress – aircraft bodies are being assembled. From March, if everything goes according to schedule, and we really hope so, we will begin to install engines and give cars to the customer.
According to him, next year the volume of finished products should increase significantly, while Mikhail Degtyarev did not go into details, but recalled that 89 Sukhoi Superjet New aircraft should be shipped by 2030. Such an agreement was concluded between the United Aircraft Corporation and Aeroflot.
Sukhoi Superjet New (SSJ-New) is a Russian promising short-haul narrow-body aircraft, a new version of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 with maximum import substitution of foreign components by Russian ones.
The first two SSJ New with the domestic PD-8 engine are planned to be put into operation at the end of next year.