Russian startup Azimuth Airline, which began operations Sept. 21 with Rostov-on-Don to Moscow Vnukovo service, operated its first flight with a 100% seat load factor, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. (SCAC) said. The carrier operates a fleet of Sukhoi Superjet 100s (SSJ100s); the first 100-seat aircraft was delivered in July. In the 2017-2018 period, Azimuth plans to take delivery of eight of the type from Russia’s State Transport Leasing Co. (STLC). According to SCAC, the airline will get ...

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