Transaero Airlines took delivery of its third Tu-214. The aircraft is part of a contract between Transaero and Financial Leasing Co. for 10 of the type signed in 2005. While it has delayed the delivery schedule for the aircraft, the carrier remains "strongly committed to this contract," CEO Olga Pleshakova said. "We never had any complaints about the reliability of these aircraft."

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