airBaltic to phase out its Boeing 737 fleet this year

airBaltic to phase out its Boeing 737 fleet this year

Over-capacity has compelled the Latvian airline to end its B737CL operations a year ahead of schedule[...]
Pulkovo is first Russian airport to launch ‘virtual interline’ transfer connector

Pulkovo is first Russian airport to launch ‘virtual interline’ transfer connector

The St Petersburg airport is to develop its transfer business in partnership with a specialist on-line travel agency[...]
Azimuth Airlines to receive its ninth Superjet 100 in March

Azimuth Airlines to receive its ninth Superjet 100 in March

Russian regional carrier has signed a leasing contract with GTLK for one more Russian-made jet[...]
Yakutia Airlines receives another injection from the regional budget

Yakutia Airlines receives another injection from the regional budget

The Russian carrier is hopeful of resuming international services before the end of the first quarter[...]
Moscow’s Vnukovo demonstrated 11.6% traffic growth in January

Moscow’s Vnukovo demonstrated 11.6% traffic growth in January

LCC Pobeda is now the largest carrier at Russia’s third busiest airport[...]
Russian companies to create a Superjet 100 corporate charter airline

Russian companies to create a Superjet 100 corporate charter airline

Alexander Lebedev, owner of The Independent newspaper, has lined up partners for the project[...]
New brand and fleet reinvention takes off for Russia’s Nordavia

New brand and fleet reinvention takes off for Russia’s Nordavia

The Russian regional airline expects to double its traffic levels from last year[...]
Kazakhstan’s Air Astana net profit down 86% in 2018

Kazakhstan’s Air Astana net profit down 86% in 2018

Unaudited figures show higher revenues and soaring fuel costs in the period[...]
Russia's Azimuth Airlines hopes to double its traffic in 2019

Russia's Azimuth Airlines hopes to double its traffic in 2019

The world’s sole all-Superjet airline is targeting 1.2 million passengers, to bring in more SSJ100s[...]
EASA test team completes the initial session of MC-21 certification flights

EASA test team completes the initial session of MC-21 certification flights

Behaviour of the Russia’s advanced narrow-body twin jet was evaluated in various modes[...]
Embraer to provide components back up for Air Astana’s E-190-E2 fleet

Embraer to provide components back up for Air Astana’s E-190-E2 fleet

Kazakhstan’s largest carrier signs up to the E2 components pool programme[...]
Russia’s Utair to present a new financial model this month

Russia’s Utair to present a new financial model this month

Managers at the financially stricken carrier are buoyed by current traffic trends[...]
Two Boeing 737 MAX 9s for Kazakhstan’s SCAT Airlines in May

Two Boeing 737 MAX 9s for Kazakhstan’s SCAT Airlines in May

Traffic growth has inspired private airline to order the type, which is new to the CIS market[...]
S7 Technics’ aircraft interiors adopts new technology

S7 Technics’ aircraft interiors adopts new technology

Russian company’s interior repairs and sewing services’ output increased by 30 per cent last year[...]
Low-cost Pobeda rises to third largest Russian airline for the first time

Low-cost Pobeda rises to third largest Russian airline for the first time

The combined traffic of Russia’s airlines was up by 8.8 per cent in January[...]
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