Tatarstan Air (U9, Kazan Int'l) has taken delivery of its first Cessna Grand Caravan 208 with a second due to be delivered within the week. Overall, the carrier is expecting a total of 15 Cessna Grand Caravan 208 aircraft before July, all of whom are leased from Russia's State Transport Leasing Company (STLC) on a 10-year contract. The turboprops will be used on flights to aide the development of regional transportation in Privolzhsky Federal District in Russia.