July 20 at the Voronezh aircraft factory will transfer the first aircraft modification An-148-100E Russian airline.
The documents on the transfer of the first aircraft modification An-148-100E, tail number RA-61709 will be signed by representatives of the lessor CJSC "Sberbank Leasing", producer of "Voronezh Aircraft Manufacturing Company" and the operator JSC "Aviation Company" Flight ". The ceremony to mark the transfer of the board attended by the heads of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Transport, the Transport Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, the United Aircraft Corporation, the Voronezh Region, the Russian-Ukrainian Society "UAC-Antonov", SE Antonov (Ukraine ), JSC "Motor Sich" (Ukraine), State Enterprise "Ivchenko-Progress" (Ukraine).
The transfer of the first of ten under the financial lease of aircraft grade AN-148 — a landmark event for all participants. Currently at the Voronezh aircraft factory is undergoing flight tests a second plane modification of An-148-100E for the airline, "Flight", painted in the colors of the airline.
The An-148-100E meets all international requirements for flight safety, the environment, aircraft navigation accuracy and can make flights anywhere in the world without any restrictions. The aircraft is ideally suited for use on Russian airfields, including groundwater. Maximum range with full passenger load — 4.4 thousand kilometers.