Royal Air Maroc acquired Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft (RA-89021) under a wet leasing agreement with Moskoviya Airlines in order to assess the jet’s capabilities, ch-aviation.ch reports.
The web portal noted that the jet was ferried from Moscow (Domodedovo) to Casablanca through Podgorica on December 19th 2013. Royal Air Maroc plans to be carrying out the assessment of this jet during the whole winter season.
Earlier this year Royal Air Maroc announced its plans to assess different 100-seat airliners (SSJ 100, Bombardier CS100 and Embraer 190) in order to sign the contract for delivery of 12 or 15 aircraft of the selected type in 2014.
In summer 2013 Royal Air Maroc acquired 2 Embraer 190 jets under a wet leasing agreement with Denim Air ACMI.