As the site of the Interstate Aviation Committee, April 19 An-148 and An-158 received a supplement to the certificate type. Maximum landing weight of the An-158 is increased to 38,800 kg. Also, the An-148 and An-158 can now take off on the mode of operation is less than the take-off.
AN-158 — regional jet aircraft designed to carry up to 99 passengers up to 3,000 kilometers. It is designed on the basis of regional jet aircraft An-148.
Serial production of the An-158 deployed at the production plant Antonov. Currently in the shops of the enterprise in various stages of completion — seven of these machines. In co-operation for the production of the An-158 is attended by over 200 companies from 15 countries.