SSJ vai voar para os US
The SSJ100 aircraft are operated from Mexico City to various Mexican destinations: Torreon, Aguascalientes, Campeche, Minatitlan, Manzanillo, Zacatecas, Mazatlan, La Paz, Reynosa and Palenque. The longest flight performed is Mazatlan-Mexico City (1H 43’), while the shortest one is Mexico City- Aguascalientes (0 H 42’). The maximum utilization in a day was over 11 flight hours.
“This aircraft is the perfect choice for Interjet airline – says Jose Luis Garza, Chief Executive Officer of Interjet – it provides greater comfort than other aircraft in the regional market as well as outstanding fuel consumption and improved maintenance costs. The SSJ100 great performance will allow us to start the first flights across the United States border on longer routes soon”.
The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), in fact, provided Interjet with the authorization to fly the SSJ100 from Mexico to North America. With 6 SSJ100 aircraft in its fleet, Interjet is currently planning to introduce the new regional jet on new routes to the USA.