Aeroflot appoints top manager to handle Transaero deal

Aeroflot appoints top manager to handle Transaero deal

The Russian flag carrier has announced its intentions to shake off 70% of Transaero's fleet[...]
Kaluga airport goes international

Kaluga airport goes international

Located 160 km from Moscow the renewed airport kicks off to a new life[...]
New version of SSJ 100 features improved hot-and-high performance

New version of SSJ 100 features improved hot-and-high performance

The model is expected to find success on the Chinese market[...]
Russia's top airlines report half-year losses

Russia's top airlines report half-year losses

Transaero and UTair blame economic downturtn for deterioration of their financial performance[...]
Russian charter operator takes delivery of Boeing 767-300

Russian charter operator takes delivery of Boeing 767-300

Azur Air plans to operate the aircraft on non-stop flights to Dominicana[...]
Transaero issues revised contingency plan

Transaero issues revised contingency plan

The document should help the airline's creditors decide what to do about its long-overdue debts[...]
Frigate Ecojet choosing between Russia, Europe

Frigate Ecojet choosing between Russia, Europe

Russian company Frigate Ecojet, which is working to develop a widebody medium-haul passenger airliner with a highly elliptical fuselage, is about to make the final choice of location for its assembly facility.[...]
Russian assembly of Antonov aircraft may stop

Russian assembly of Antonov aircraft may stop

The worsening of relations between Russia and Ukraine is threatening joint aircraft production programs.[...]
Full-flight simulator for Tu-204SM

Full-flight simulator for Tu-204SM

The upgraded Tupolev Tu-204SM narrowbody airliner has yet to find its launch customer, but the manufacturer already has a full-flight simulator with six degrees of freedom for this aircraft.[...]
Harbin Y-12E certified in Russia

Harbin Y-12E certified in Russia

The Russian exclusive distributor is Fly Avia, which signed a preliminary agreement with Harbin for the delivery of four such aircraft.[...]
Pratt & Whitney delivers first engine for MC-21

Pratt & Whitney delivers first engine for MC-21

The powerplant was delivered to Irkut Corporation’s production facility by a special charter flight on August 23.[...]
Volga-Dnepr Gulf completes MRO on 747s for Malaysian Customer

Volga-Dnepr Gulf completes MRO on 747s for Malaysian Customer

Russian MRO provider is counting on a prolonged partnership with Eagleexpress[...]
"Our goal is to help the Russian aircraft industry become sustainable"

"Our goal is to help the Russian aircraft industry become sustainable"

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade told Show Observer about the government’s plans to help Russian aircraft industry further evolve.[...]
Composite biplane from Novosibirsk

Composite biplane from Novosibirsk

The MAKS 2015 flying display program includes a prototype of the TVS-2DT composite biplane by Siberian Aeronautical Research Institute (SibNIA).[...]
Irkutsk Airport to grow into special economic zone

Irkutsk Airport to grow into special economic zone

The zone will provide tax benefits to MRO companies, freight forwarders and warehouses[...]


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