September 12, 2013 in Voronezh, the first flight of the head of the An-148-100, built by JSC "Voronezh Aircraft Manufacturing Company" (VASO, is a part of JSC "UAC") for the Ministry of Defense of Russia. This aircraft (serial number 42-05, registration number 61718) was the first contract to supply 15 aircraft An-148-100.
The contract with the Russian Ministry of Defense to supply 15 aircraft An-148 for 2013-2017
Plane taking off on September 12 with serial number 42-05 is built in a standard passenger configuration of 75 seats. He became 19th An-148 aircraft built VACO, and the fourth aircraft of the type raised in the air in Voronezh in 2013.