The AN-148-201 is a regional passenger jet that meets all the modern world requirements, safety, and ecological standards. AN-148-201 has 95% commonality with AN-158-100, in particular, they have common main systems, engines, equipment in the cockpit, flight control system, procedures of the crews training. AN-148-201 is intended to carry
92 passengers over a distance up to 3500 km. AN-148-201 is powered by D-436-148 engines. The engine is equipped with automatic control and monitoring systems that optimize the operation of the engines at all the flight stages, increase their reliability, decrease fuel consumption, and direct operating costs.
Modern navigation and radio communication equipment, multifunctional indicators, the fly-by-wire system allow operation of the AN-148-201 on any air routes including those with intensive air traffic, under VFR and IFR weather conditions, in a day and by night. The aircraft is equipped for both manual and automatic control including flights on pre-programmed routes. The automatic approach according to the norms of I, II, and IIIA (option) ICAO categories, horizontal and vertical navigation, take-off and landing by SID and STAR, automatic monitoring of systems during a flight, and automated one on the ground with sending information to the crew and technicians are provided.mated one on ground with sending information to the crew and technicians are provided.
The level of the AN-148-201 passenger compartment comfort corresponds to that of the modern long-range aircraft. In particular, it is reached due to rational layout of service premises, ergonomic optimization of common and individual spaces of the passenger cabin, use of modern seats, interior design and materials as well as low noise level. The passenger compartment can be equipped with a modern entertainment system. Hand luggage, including suitcases meeting the IATA standards, can be accommodated on roomy overhead baggage shelves. The AN-148-201 means comfort for passengers, sufficient economic advantages for operators, convenience for the crew, and ecological safety for the environment.
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT ARRANGEMENT
AN-148-201 passenger compartment has the following layout versions: from 82-seat two-class layout with a pitch of 28'' in economy class, and 35'' in business class to 92-seat single-class layout with a pitch of 28''.