The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

• The hopes that were pinned on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

May 5, 2019 there was an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo airport Russian passenger plane Sukhoi Superjet 100 with subsequent ignition. As a result of an accident killed 41 people. This disaster is definitely in store for regional aircraft with serious consequences. Try to understand what was the reason for such an eventuality.

1. Sukhoi Superjet 100 - the hope of the Russian Aeroflot

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft". | Photo: cont.ws.

Initially, the Sukhoi Superjet 100 has high hopes after he became the first aircraft, which was built "from scratch" after the Soviet collapse. Presentation of the airliner, which is engaged in the development of JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft", took place in 2007. The first deliveries will take place in 2011.

Short-haul commercial aircraft may take passengers to board 98 and fly at distances up to 4600 km. The main customers SSJ-100 steel domestic companies, however, use Belgian airliner, Mexican and other foreign airline.

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

Sukhoi Superjet 100. | Photo: finobzor.ru.

In spite of the great ambitions and their hopes for the "dry", with actual operation there were many problems, which was called "childhood diseases that must be cured." However, the removal of defects took much more time than originally planned. One of the major problems that are not satisfied carriers is low quality aftermarket SSJ-100. Deficit and the high cost of repair kit forcing foreign companies are increasingly thinking about the refusal of the Russian airliner. idle hours aircraft on the ground does not play in his favor. 3. Linden diplomas unskilled workers

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

Sukhoi Superjet 100. | Photo: todaykhv.ru.

As for the enterprises of JSC "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft", then it touched a series of scandals. In 2010, the general publicity was devoted to information about the unskilled workers who participated in the assembly of Sukhoi Superjet 100. More than 70 people submitted fake diplomas of higher education, to get a raise of salary. Of course, the company's management justified that the key positions were held by people with high qualifications and these diplomas, however, each made their own conclusions.

4. The aircraft can not recoup itself

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

Sukhoi Superjet 100 - the domestic airliner. | Photo: i.artfile.me

Sukhoi Superjet 100 still can not recoup the investment (and will not in the future). This project is still operating only at the expense of investments from the state.

The expectations on the Sukhoi Superjet 100 and the turn around its shortcomings

The tragedy at Sheremetyevo May 5, 2019. | Photo: img-fotki.yandex.ru

Probably many this may seem absurd, but a person has a lot more likely to be killed on the bike than on a plane.