The SSJ100 is designed, developed and built by Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (from the 17th of February – “Regional Aircraft – Branch of the Irkut Corporation”), in partnership with Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi.
On May 19th 2008 SSJ100 successfully accomplished its first flight.
The Sukhoi Superjet 100 cruises at a Maximum Operating Speed of Mach 0.81 and 40,000 feet. It takes off from a 1,731 meters runway in the basic range and 2,052 meters in the long range. The operating range for the basic version is 3,048 km and 4,578 km for the long range version. Sukhoi Superjet 100 is equipped with two SaM 146 turbofans.
Today the SSJ100 is certified by EASA, FATA and multiple National Aviation Authorities. In 2011 the first production SSJ100 entered into service.