Оn October 28, 2015 the twenty first Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft joined Aeroflot fleet. The aircraft operated a ferry flight from the Delivery Center of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company to its base site in Sheremetyevo International Airport.
SSJ100 with the tail number RA – 89061 was named after the pilot of World War II and Hero of the Soviet Union – Ivan Ryshkov.
Sukhoi Superjet 100 was delivered to the airline under the financial leasing agreement between Sberbank Leasing and Aeroflot.
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 for the Russian national carrier features 87 seats in a two-class configuration: 12 business and 75 economy.
Since the entry into service of the first Aeroflot SSJ100 the airline has operated more than 62 000 hours by this type of aircraft. Currently the airline carries out flights on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft to numerous destinations in Russia and Europe.