Sukhoi’s orderbook of the SSJ-100 (SuperJet) rocks. Monday the Mexico’s second largest airline Interjet announced to purchase 15 x Superjets plus 5 x options, worth USD 650 million. First deliveries are scheduled for the second half of 2012. Along with the order, SJI announced the execution of a “SuperCare” agreement with Interjet to provide after-sales support of its fleet of new Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft for 10 years. The Interjet SSJ-100 fleet will be supported by SJI with this tailored after-sales solution beginning with the aircraft’s entry into service.

Superjet International (SJI) is a joint venture between Alenia Finmeccanica Company and Sukhoi Holding.