Nordica to launch flights to Russia

Nordica to launch flights to Russia

The national carrier of Estonia to start flying to St. Petersburg, its first Russian destination from its base airport in Tallinn.[...]
Kazakhstan carriers see revenues grow 19% in January and February

Kazakhstan carriers see revenues grow 19% in January and February

The improved financial results are a result of the 12% surge in passenger traffic.[...]
Chisinau Airport to get a second runway

Chisinau Airport to get a second runway

It is the only way to renovate the existing landing strip without closing down of airport of Moldova’s capital.[...]
SCAT Airlines to develop a hub in Astana

SCAT Airlines to develop a hub in Astana

The private Kazakh carrier launches new routes from the country's capital to destinations in Russia and Armenia.[...]
Aeroflot Group keeps 32 of ex-Transaero’s international routes

Aeroflot Group keeps 32 of ex-Transaero’s international routes

Russian authorities reserved these routes for Aeroflot and its subsidiary Rossiya for one more year.[...]
INSIGHT: New fortunes, same old pitfalls for Russian airlines

INSIGHT: New fortunes, same old pitfalls for Russian airlines

A surprising recovery in Russian air transport revenue growth could also be the beginning of a new soap bubble.[...]
Kazakh Air Astana strikes a code-sharing deal with Lufthansa

Kazakh Air Astana strikes a code-sharing deal with Lufthansa

It cover flights between Frankfurt and Kazakhstan’s cities of Almaty and Astana.[...]
Alrosa chooses Boeing 737 over Superjet 100

Alrosa chooses Boeing 737 over Superjet 100

Yakutia-based regional carrier is to receive two aircraft of the type in 2017-2018.[...]
Air Astana replaced both engines on its first A320neo

Air Astana replaced both engines on its first A320neo

Despite the difficulties, Kazakhstan flag carrier is not going to discard PW-powered Airbuses.[...]
Russia’s MC-21 maiden flight is set for April

Russia’s MC-21 maiden flight is set for April

The first prototype of Russia’s new narrow body airliner was rolled-out in summer 2016.[...]
Russian Helicopters announces specs of new light single

Russian Helicopters announces specs of new light single

It will compete with foreign models, including the Robinson R66, Airbus Helicopters H120, and the new Bell-505.[...]
Russia's CIAM to test Silvercrеst

Russia's CIAM to test Silvercrеst

Moscow's Central Institute for Aviation Motors will modify its test-bench equipment to accommodate the Silvercrest business-jet engine.[...]
Vnukovo traffic growth continues to outpace Moscow competition

Vnukovo traffic growth continues to outpace Moscow competition

International passenger traffic at Vnukovo Airport doubled in February.[...]
Lufthansa Technik to perform maintenance on Air Astana's V2500 engines

Lufthansa Technik to perform maintenance on Air Astana's V2500 engines

The Kazakh carrier will send its first powerplant to Germany for scheduled maintenance in April.[...]
2016 worst for CIS-wide flight safety in 25 years

2016 worst for CIS-wide flight safety in 25 years

The poor 2016 figures were largely down to a spike in commercial aviation accidents.[...]
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