Low-cost carrier Ryanair gives a boost to Georgia’s tourism

Low-cost carrier Ryanair gives a boost to Georgia’s tourism

The Irish budget airline is targeting the Caucasus region, projects 170,000 customers will pass through Tbilisi and Kutaisi each year[...]
Russia’s MC-21 aircraft to make its long-awaited public debut

Russia’s MC-21 aircraft to make its long-awaited public debut

Three MC-21-300 test aircraft will be proffered at MAKS air show[...]
Air Astana switches Moscow airport to enhance relationship with S7 Airlines

Air Astana switches Moscow airport to enhance relationship with S7 Airlines

Kazakhstan’s flag carrier is to transfer its flight operations from SVO to DME to build on its strategic partnership with Russia’s S7[...]
Guernsey-based company acquires Moldova’s major airport from Russian business

Guernsey-based company acquires Moldova’s major airport from Russian business

Chisinau International Airport acquired by Rothschild family investment vehicle[...]
Russia’s aircraft industry is endeavouring to preserve its key competences

Russia’s aircraft industry is endeavouring to preserve its key competences

The Russian commercial aircraft industry is at the crossroads between international cooperation and the phasing-out of imports[...]
Wing centre section for the Ilyushin IL-114-300 prototype has been assembled at Voronezh

Wing centre section for the Ilyushin IL-114-300 prototype has been assembled at Voronezh

The section is to be sent to the final assembly line in September[...]
Low-cost Kazakhstan carrier FlyArystan chooses its first regional base

Low-cost Kazakhstan carrier FlyArystan chooses its first regional base

The country’s only budget airline plans to operate up to 12 routes out of Karaganda[...]
Magnetic MRO is to produce record number of in-house-made interior details

Magnetic MRO is to produce record number of in-house-made interior details

As part of a contract with Finnair covering a wide range of MRO services on the airline’s ATR 72 fleet[...]
Ural Airlines Airbus A321 makes a safe belly landing after Moscow bird strike

Ural Airlines Airbus A321 makes a safe belly landing after Moscow bird strike

Minor injuries reported among 233 people aboard[...]
Air Astana’s financial results improved in the first half of 2019

Air Astana’s financial results improved in the first half of 2019

Even though the leading Kazakhstan carrier’s traffic remained flat[...]
Ukrainian airlines’ passenger traffic grew by 10.9% in the first seven months

Ukrainian airlines’ passenger traffic grew by 10.9% in the first seven months

Collectively, the carriers transported a total of 7.65 million passengers in the January-July 2019 period[...]
Azerbaijan served more than three million air passengers in the first seven months of 2019

Azerbaijan served more than three million air passengers in the first seven months of 2019

Of these, 2.6 million passed through the capital city airport of Baku[...]
Russian airlines’ passenger traffic growth remained solid in July

Russian airlines’ passenger traffic growth remained solid in July

Passenger air traffic growth in the mid-summer month amounted to 9.9 per cent[...]
Russia's Utair improves its financial performance

Russia's Utair improves its financial performance

The financially troubled airline experienced a 34% reduction of its net loss in the first half of 2019[...]
Russia’s United Engines reveals the weight of the Sino-Russian CR929

Russia’s United Engines reveals the weight of the Sino-Russian CR929

The new wide-body aircraft will have similar weight parameters as the A330neo and the B787-9[...]
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