Deliveries of the 339 Russian-built jets will commence in 2023 and run until 2030.
Boeing has toyed with the idea of a supersonic airliner since the 1960s but its plans remain on the drawing board.
As western sanctions have siloed Russian aviation, the Kremlin is preparing an air offensive on two fronts.
Ukraine has revealed that a Russian missile attack destroyed the runway at Odesa International Airport (ODS).
Due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, EASA has suspended Russian aircraft, MROs' Part 145, and Third Country Operator (TCO) certificates. This includes pending or new EASA certificate applications, as well as aircraft leasing and airline code-sharing arrangements.
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