Russia and China to set up Sukhoi Superjet leasing company

Sukhoi Superjet 100

Sukhoi Superjet 100

Sukhoi Superjet: Russia and China have signed an agreement approving the establishment of a leasing company that is expected to spend $3bn on 100 Sukhoi Superjet SSJ100s destined for the markets of China and South-East Asia, according to a report on United Aircraft Corporation’s web site. The SSJ 100 is the only Russian civil aircraft in serial production. rbc