Presentation of Boeing 737-900 G.R. Derzhavin named
On November 1, 2023 on the basis of the Aeroflot Technics hangar complex at Sheremetyevo International Airport Aeroflot presented the Boeing 737-900, the aircraft with the longest fuselage in the Boeing 737 Next Generation family.
The aircraft entered the Aeroflot fleet this year, is operated by the subsidiary Rossiya Airlines and named after the First Minister of Justice, statesman and Russian poet G.R. Derzhavin.
The event was attended by the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation V.G. Saveliev, the Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation K.A. Chuichenko, the General Director of Aeroflot S.V. Alexandrovsky, the General Director of Sheremetyevo International Airport M.M. Vasilenko, General Director of Aeroflot Technics Mikhail Korobovich and other guests.
The aircraft is equipped with a Sky Interior cabin for 215 seats in a monocomposition. The interior design uses elegant rounded lines and calm light colors. The skin is made of modern noise-absorbing materials, which reduces the noise level in flight. Roomy luggage racks are equipped with microlifts that ensure smooth opening. Special adaptive lighting in soft colors will make the flight as comfortable as possible and enlarged portholes will provide passengers with a good overview.
The next flight on the plane «G.R. Derzhavin» will take place on the route Moscow – Kaliningrad – Moscow. In the future, aviation specialists of Aeroflot Technics will provide technical support for Aeroflot Boeing 737-900 as part of operational and periodic maintenance.
Aeroflot Technics is the largest provider of aircraft maintenance and repair in the territory of the Russian Federation and the CIS, part of the Aeroflot Group. Has the FAP-285 certificate for the performance of maintenance of aircraft of foreign and domestic production, as well as the FAP-21 certificate (section J) for the development of design repair schemes and documentation for the manufacture of aircraft components.
Aeroflot Technics performs operational and periodic maintenance of Boeing 737, Boeing 747, Boeing 777, Airbus A350, Airbus A330, Airbus A320neo, Airbus A320ceo and SSJ 100 aircraft. It is the only organization in Russia with unique competencies in terms of performing heavy forms of maintenance of Boeing 747 and Boeing 777 aircraft, as well as periodic maintenance of Airbus A350.
The provider has hangar complexes at Sheremetyevo and Orenburg airports, as well as linear stations in Belgorod, Vladivostok, Voronezh, Kazan, Kaliningrad, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Saratov, Sochi, Stavropol, Ufa and Khabarovsk.