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transaero will sit down on SuperJet - 100

she will buy ten planes with an option for 12 cars

without having waited the planes ordered still in 2004 They be 214, transaero has again decided to order planes of domestic production SuperJet - 100. As Olga Pleshakov has informed journalists yesterday the general director of the company, the airline plans to get ten planes and for 12 to sign an option.

the Company transaero works since 1991 and at present occupies 6 % of the market of passenger aviatransportations in Russia. The basic shareholders of the company - chairman of board of directors Alexander Pleshakov and members of his family. The carrier park consists of planes Boeing. In 2006 a gain transaero has made 13,5 mlrd rbl. Under carrier forecasts, in 2007 the gain will make an order 17-18 mlrd rbl. In 2006 the company has transported 2,129 million passengers.

transaero carries on negotiations for acquisition of planes SuperJet - 100. We plan to get from ten to 22 planes till 2011. I think that plans will be successfully realised, as it is uniform ­ stvennyj the plane of the Russian manufacture which in real terms will be accessible to customers - Olga Pleshakov has told. The airline plans to order in the beginning ten planes, and subsequently to consider purchase of 12 more planes, she has specified. In its opinion, transaero the customer second by turns after Aeroflot can receive first two planes SuperJet - 100 in January, 2009.

by words g - zhi Pleshakovoj, airline plans to use the given planes for transportations from St.-Petersburg, Kiev, Odessa, Ural Mountains and near Europe, and also to increase frequency of flights to the Near East and in Jugo - East Asia.

transaero not the first buyer SuperJet - 100. Thirty planes in 2005 has ordered Aeroflot with an option for 20. Alliance AiRUnion in 2006 has signed the agreement purchase of 15 planes with an option for 15. The airline " should buy six cars; Dalavia which has an option for four planes. Ten cars were got by leasing company FLK.

the Contract on SuperJet not the first attempt of airline to buy the Russian technics. In 2004 she has signed the contract on delivery of ten liners They be 214. In spite of the fact that the first plane in transaero should arrive till the end of 2005 go ­ yes, it is not constructed till now, and delivery term is once again carried for spring of this year. Management FLK recognises that cannot finance the contract from - for delays with reception of money. Besides, according to interlocutors daily, ­ cost of assemblage They be 214 on the Kazan aircraft factory today makes 42 million dollars That exceeds the price put in the contract with transaero - 33 million dollars

the Fact of negotiation with airline transaero in Civil planes Dry confirm, however date of signing of the contract not undertake to predict. the plane which is created by the company, optimum corresponds to a routeing network of leading Russian air carriers and in economic efficiency surpasses even sushchest ­ vujushchie foreign analogues - has declared daily the director for company public relations Civil planes Dry Olga Kajukova.