Russia’s United Aircraft Corp. (UAC) will make a decision on whether to go ahead with a stretch of the Sukhoi SuperJet 100—a 130-seat variant dubbed the SSJ100NG—by the end of this year, UAC president Yury Slusar said at the Paris Air Show. UAC, parent of Sukhoi, has a business plan for approximately 150 SSJ100NGs, Slusar said. But program go-ahead depends on the availability of engines with sufficient thrust. UAC is in talks with French engine maker Safran and ...

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