March 24, 2013 Sukhoi Superjet 100 airline Lao Central, based in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, has successfully completed its first commercial flight on the route from the capital — Vientiane second largest city of Laos — Luang Prabang.
On the flight there were 60 passengers, and the flight took about 30 minutes.
March 23, 2013 Sukhoi Superjet 100 with tail number PK-ECL Indonesian airline Sky Aviation completed the first domestic commercial flight from Makassar (formerly Ujung Padang) in Sorong.
On the flight there were 67 passengers, and the flight took about two hours.
The first production Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft arrived at the airport-based airline Sky Aviation — Halim Perdanakusuma February 27, 2013: JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft" passed Sukhoi Superjet 100 with serial number 95026 Manufacturer airline. March 20, after obtaining all the necessary documents, the plane carried ferry flight from Jakarta to Makassar to prepare for the first commercial flight to Sorong.
General Director of Sky Aviation, Chrisman Tarigan the handover ceremony the aircraft in February said: "Our country — an archipelago that includes numerous islands. It is vitally important to ensure the transport connection between them. Mid-range Sukhoi Superjet 100 — a perfect solution to this problem, while other aircraft serving these routes are not profitable for Sky Aviation. Many airports in Indonesia have short takeoff and landing strips, which implies certain restrictions on the aircraft, while the Sukhoi Superjet 100 meets these characteristics, because the length of the runway for SSJ100 is less than 1,800 meters. "