A Sukhoi Superjet 100 has successfully completed a high-altitude flight test campaign in Armenia.

Most of the tests were performed simulating one engine failure at maximum take-off weight included continued take-off and one engine inoperative (OEI) missed approach flights.

The test campaign confirmed the design take-off and landing characteristics of the SSJ100 SN 95003.

The jet’s performance complied with the certification requirements and results of the campaign ensure safe operation of the aircraft from the mountain airfields with 10,000ft elevation.

The high-altitude tests took place at the international Shirak Airport at Gyumri, which is located at an altitude of 5,000ft.