Russian Aircraft SSJ-100 to Receive Five New Competitive Advantages
Experience of the first years of operation will be considered in the improvement of the Russian airliner Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100). The results of the five key areas will enhance the operational capabilities of the liner, reduce fuel consumption, help to optimize the weight of the structure and increase the comfort of passengers, the chief designer of aircraft Vladimir Lavrov said in an interview with RIA Novosti.
According to him, special attention was paid to maintaining a high level of passenger comfort in the operation of aircraft in hot weather.
Another important step taken to confirm the inherent characteristics of the SSJ-100, as well as to further advance towards the customers – is an extension of the conditions on the base airfield altitude – 3,300 meters above sea level.