Russia’s regional Saratov Airlines has taken delivery of its first Antonov An-148 aircraft. A second aircraft will be delivered before the end of the year. The aircraft were previously operated by Aeroflot subsidiary, Saint Petersburg-based Rossiya Airlines, which grounded six An-148s in April 2015 because of “decreasing passenger traffic,” the carrier had said. However, ATW understands the An-148 grounding could be because of parent Aeroflot Group’s ...

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