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  • Certification issues delay Superjet introduction at VLM


    Belgian regional carrier VLM Airlines is delaying its planned introduction of Sukhoi Superjets by more than a year because of a certification hold-up affecting the type's long-range variant.


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  • Interjet firms order for another 10 Superjets

    News | 02 Mar 2015 15:17 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Mexican carrier Interjet has firmed orders for another 10 Sukhoi Superjet 100s, bringing its total to 30 of the Russian-built type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Interjet-firms-order-for-another-10-Superjets-409624/
  • Certification issues delay Superjet introduction at VLM

    News | 02 Mar 2015 13:07 | Michael Gubisch

    Belgian regional carrier VLM Airlines is delaying its planned introduction of Sukhoi Superjets by more than a year because of a certification hold-up affecting the type's long-range variant.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Certification-issues-delay-Superjet-introduction-at-VLM-409610/
  • Red Wings presses for state backing after taking Superjets

    News | 27 Feb 2015 18:18 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Russian carrier Red Wings is looking to obtain state financial backing after starting Sukhoi Superjet operations earlier this month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Red-Wings-presses-for-state-backing-after-taking-Superjets-409577/
  • ​CityJet chief resigns

    News | 25 Feb 2015 17:30 | Michael Gubisch

    Christine Ourmieres is stepping down as chief executive of Irish regional carrier CityJet, effective immediately.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CityJet-chief-resigns-409448/
  • ​VLM adds Hamburg to scheduled network

    News | 23 Feb 2015 12:16 | Michael Gubisch

    Belgian operator VLM Airlines is to open Hamburg routes from both its Antwerp base and Dutch port city Rotterdam.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VLM-adds-Hamburg-to-scheduled-network-409328/
  • AERO INDIA: HAL defends ability to produce Rafale fighter

    News | 19 Feb 2015 13:17 | Greg Waldron

    ​Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) chairman T Suvarnaraju has hit back at reports that an Indian deal to obtain 126 Dassault Rafale fighters is being held up by French concerns about the Indian manufacturer’s quality standards.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AERO-INDIA-HAL-defends-ability-to-produce-Rafale-fighter-409235/