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Iran - Sukhoi, Superjet


As part of its efforts to modernize its civil aviation fleet after a series of high profile crashes, Iran plans to purchase the Sukhoi Superjet.  Each plane costs $28 million, comparatively cheaper than competitors. Russian aviation company, Sukhoi, will provide an unspecified number of planes. 

  • Country: Russia
  • Client: Road and Transportation Ministry
  • Contractor: Sukhoi
  • Amount (Current Dollar Value): Unspecified


  • Current Status:
  • Discussion Date: Tue, 2009-09-01
  • Contract Date:
  • Completion Date:


1. "Iran to buy Sukhoi Superjet", Zawya, 13 September 2009, available at

2. "Iranian MP: Iran to buy Sukhoi Superjet", Press TV, 13 September 2009, available at

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