Russian airlines’ passenger traffic down 46 per cent in 2020

Russian airlines’ passenger traffic down 46 per cent in 2020

Aeroflot remained the country’s largest carrier last year[...]
S7 Airlines retained leadership of the Russian air travel market for 9 months in 2020

S7 Airlines retained leadership of the Russian air travel market for 9 months in 2020

none of Russia’s largest airlines managed to improve its December 2019 results[...]
Kazakhstan’s LCC FlyArystan targets to double traffic this year

Kazakhstan’s LCC FlyArystan targets to double traffic this year

Air Astana’s LCC division FlyArystan proceeds on its expansion path with plans to add more aircraft and launch new routes[...]
Red Wings to double fleet in 2021 by adding SSJ100s, A320s and B777s

Red Wings to double fleet in 2021 by adding SSJ100s, A320s and B777s

The Russian airline plans to bring in the total of 20 aircraft this year despite prolongued crisis[...]
Russian airlines' traffic down 48 per cent in November

Russian airlines' traffic down 48 per cent in November

Compared to October, the decline in traffic numbers has aggravated[...]
Six Russian airlines demonstrate improved operational results in September

Six Russian airlines demonstrate improved operational results in September

Russia’s domestic air travel grows 6.8 per cent year-on-year[...]
Russian Helicopters’ subsidiary bought Italian aircraft designer

Russian Helicopters’ subsidiary bought Italian aircraft designer

VR-Technologies needs Vertex Aero to achieve European certification of its VRT500 light rotorcraft[...]
LCC Pobeda accounted for 35% of Aeroflot group’s total domestic traffic in September

LCC Pobeda accounted for 35% of Aeroflot group’s total domestic traffic in September

The budget carrier is riding the wave of Russian air travel market recovery[...]
Kazakh LCC FlyArystan's fleet grows to seven aircraft

Kazakh LCC FlyArystan's fleet grows to seven aircraft

Air Astana’s low-cost division continues expansion[...]
Russian airlines' passenger numbers down 32.5 per cent in September

Russian airlines' passenger numbers down 32.5 per cent in September

This is the best result since April for the local industry[...]
Russia’s Ural Airlines takes another Airbus A321

Russia’s Ural Airlines takes another Airbus A321

The private carrier is to take two more of the type before the end of the year[...]
Russia’s Azimuth Airlines is the leader in Superjet 100 utilisation rates

Russia’s Azimuth Airlines is the leader in Superjet 100 utilisation rates

The world's only operator of fleet composed entirely of SSJ100 managed to grow its passenger traffic by 3.4 per cent in August[...]
Moscow deemed reasonably safe for public events

Moscow deemed reasonably safe for public events

Once the quarantine restrictions have been uplifted, the aviation community is eager to meet off-line to network and seek common solutions[...]
Superjet-New to be powered by Russian-made engines

Superjet-New to be powered by Russian-made engines

The new modification of the Russian regional jet will get a $1.7 billion injection[...]
Emirates’  A380 returns to Moscow

Emirates’ A380 returns to Moscow

Domodedovo Airport at Russia’s capital enters the exclusive club of six destinations served by the type[...]
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