The PowerJet SaM146 engine, which powers the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100), has exceeded 700 flight hours, Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC) said Oct. 12. PowerJet—a 50:50 joint venture of France’s Snecma and Russia’s UEC-Saturn—has assembled and delivered the 300th engine of the type to aircraft manufacturer Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. “The SaM146 engine and the Sukhoi Superjet 100 are available both inside and outside Russia,” ...

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