November 25, 2011, Moscow — Liners Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) "Aeroflot — Russian Airlines" performed 1,000 commercial flights. Jubilee was the flight SU824, which made the plane "Michael Vodopianov» (RA 89001, MSN 95008) from St. Petersburg — Moscow on November 23. Total flying aircraft SSJ100 «Aeroflot» to commercial flights was about 1,600 flight hours.
"The 1000th flight of our commercial aircraft" Aeroflot "confirms the excellent operational capabilities SSJ100. We see that the SSJ100 is becoming an effective tool for the development of the regional route network "Aeroflot", and will do our best to our growing fleet of aircraft airline met expectations ", — the president of the company" Sukhoi Civil Aircraft "Vladimir Prysiazhnyuk.
Currently, "Aeroflot" operates three Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft, which operate regular flights from the airport "Sheremetyevo" in St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg, Ufa, Astrakhan, Chelyabinsk, Kazan and Minsk. Until the end, the aircraft will go on international lines. Operation SSJ100 in the "Aeroflot" has demonstrated high efficiency of liner service regional routes with high frequency of departure.