Russian regional jet manufacturer Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. (SCAC) has said attempts to gain US approval to export its SSJ100 Superjet to Iran have met with no response from the US government, despite placing a request more than a year ago. Under US sanctions against Iran, US-manufactured aircraft, or civil aircraft that incorporate more than 10% of US components, cannot be sold to Tehran. The SSJ100 falls into the latter category. Russia has been rumored to be keen to sell the SSJ100 to ...

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