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Russian Airline S7 Will Produce, Test, And Certify Aircraft Parts

Russian company S7 Group, owner of S7 Airlines, has acquired the Berdsk Electromechanical Plant (BEMZ). This will allow the firm to produce, test, and certify aircraft parts, as Russia’s civil aviation industry keeps looking for new solutions to bypass the sanctions imposed by Western countries following the Kremlin’s invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. In today’s video, let’s look at this latest development to cope with sanctions.

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SMBC Aviation Capital is a leading global aircraft leasing company. We lease commercial jet aircraft to airlines and offer investors and aircraft owners a range of investment opportunities and management services.As of August 2016, we own and manage over 450 aircraft valued at over $15 billion on lease to airline customers in over 45 countries around the world. We are committed to developing and growing our business and have made commitments to purchase a further 205 aircraft worth over $23 billion from Airbus and Boeing in the coming years.

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Spirit Airlines adds new routes to DFW airport

video | February 18, 2023

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SMBC Aviation Capital

SMBC Aviation Capital is a leading global aircraft leasing company. We lease commercial jet aircraft to airlines and offer investors and aircraft owners a range of investment opportunities and management services.As of August 2016, we own and manage over 450 aircraft valued at over $15 billion on lease to airline customers in over 45 countries around the world. We are committed to developing and growing our business and have made commitments to purchase a further 205 aircraft worth over $23 billion from Airbus and Boeing in the coming years.

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