Russian Regional Jet; Sukhoi Superjet 100. The SSJ 100 has become the first Russian passenger aircraft to be certified by EASA since the Agency’s creation in 2003. SSJ100 is powered by the Powerjet SaM146 engine which received EASA certification in June 2010. Mexican low-cost airline Interjet, Irish CityJet, Russian Aeoflot, Russian regional carrier Azimuth Airlines and Red Wings uses Sukhoi Super Jet-100. The launch and the first commercial flight of the regional aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 began in April 2011 and was performed by the customer from Armenian Airline Armavia.