S7 Airlines’ passenger traffic grew by 12.4 per cent last year

S7 Airlines’ passenger traffic grew by 12.4 per cent last year

Russia’s second biggest airline carried 17.945 million passengers in 2019[...]
Aeroflot’s new regional bases unveil their 2019 performance figures

Aeroflot’s new regional bases unveil their 2019 performance figures

Russia’s three hubs, located beyond the Ural mountain range, post their results[...]
Uzbekistan to launch a new regional airline utilising a fleet of turboprop aircraft

Uzbekistan to launch a new regional airline utilising a fleet of turboprop aircraft

State-run Humo Air is expected to offer affordable regional travel and exploit the country’s untapped tourism potential[...]
Ural Airlines takes delivery of another Airbus A321neo

Ural Airlines takes delivery of another Airbus A321neo

The Russian airline’s neo fleet has now grown to five aircraft[...]
Safety violations found in Kazakhstan’s Bek Air operations

Safety violations found in Kazakhstan’s Bek Air operations

The airline has been given six months to eliminate airworthiness shortcomings following the recent crash of its Fokker 100[...]
Rossiya Airlines to lease two A319 aircraft

Rossiya Airlines to lease two A319 aircraft

Lessor is the USA’s GA Telesis' Leasing Investment Financing & Trading Group[...]
Rostec gets fired up over proposed new ‘made-in-Russia’ airline

Rostec gets fired up over proposed new ‘made-in-Russia’ airline

After president Putin’s rallying call, the game is on[...]
Wizz Air is the first to capitalise on Pulkovo’s seventh-freedom status

Wizz Air is the first to capitalise on Pulkovo’s seventh-freedom status

It may be the start of something big … with the European LCC possibly launching as many as 20 new routes to Russia[...]
Kazakhstan’s LCC FlyArystan carried 700,580 passengers in its first eight months

Kazakhstan’s LCC FlyArystan carried 700,580 passengers in its first eight months

The central Asian country’s start-up budget airline is planning to grow its A320 fleet from four to 10 aircraft in 2020[...]
airBaltic carried 22 per cent more passengers in 2019

airBaltic carried 22 per cent more passengers in 2019

Record traffic helped the Latvian carrier to maintain its status as the largest in the Baltics[...]
Russian government to create an airline dedicated to the country’s far east

Russian government to create an airline dedicated to the country’s far east

The region encompasses 40 per cent of Russia’s entire land territory[...]
Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport targets 100 million passengers by 2030

Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport targets 100 million passengers by 2030

The first stage of the new terminal C at Russia’s largest airport is now operational[...]
Belarus’ Minsk airport continues on its double-digit growth flight path

Belarus’ Minsk airport continues on its double-digit growth flight path

The nation’s capital city airport handled more than five million passengers last year[...]
The Airbus A350-900 is awarded a type certificate in Russia

The Airbus A350-900 is awarded a type certificate in Russia

National regulator Rosaviatsiya has validated the type ahead of its service entry with Russia’s launch customer Aeroflot[...]
Russian airlines’ traffic grew by 10.2 per cent last year, air transport authority reports

Russian airlines’ traffic grew by 10.2 per cent last year, air transport authority reports

In 2019, the country’s airlines collectively carried a record number of 128.1 million passengers[...]
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