Superjet SSJ100 flies with new wingtips

Credit: Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co.
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. (SCAC) has flown its Superjet SSJ100 regional jet for the first time with its new wingtip configuration. The tip extensions, dubbed “Saberlets” by the Russian manufacturer, were devised by SCAC and Russia’s Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI). The first flight took...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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