Flydubai expands its network in Russia

Flydubai expands its network in Russia

The Arab carrier has opened two more destinations: Nizhny Novgorod and Novosibirsk in addition to the eight it already operates[...]
INSIGHT: Kazakhstan's Bek Air demonstrates ambition

INSIGHT: Kazakhstan's Bek Air demonstrates ambition

Kazakhstan's No 3 airline wants to beat competitors with low fares, operating a fleet of Fokker 100s[...]
Aeroflot ready to take Transaero's aircraft

Aeroflot ready to take Transaero's aircraft

More than a half of Transaero's 100-strong fleet is leased from Russian banks, eager to reposition the aircraft with other carriers[...]
Heliport next to Vnukovo to open in 2017

Heliport next to Vnukovo to open in 2017

A dedicated passsenger terminal, hangars, fuelling and maintenance capabilities are in the plan[...]
Alrosa looking to replace its Tu-154s

Alrosa looking to replace its Tu-154s

Yakutia-based carrier is considering long-range version of the SSJ 100 as more affordable than Boeing's 737NG[...]
Sukhoi expects to reach SSJ100 breakeven in 2016

Sukhoi expects to reach SSJ100 breakeven in 2016

The OEM's new business-plan approved by UAC reveals several new details about the program[...]
Industrial investors sell avionics and flight simulator business

Industrial investors sell avionics and flight simulator business

100% of assets of TAV, formerly known as Transas Aviation, have been acquired by JSFC Sistema[...]
SSJ 100 production rates are down  54%

SSJ 100 production rates are down 54%

The aircraft's shrinking backlog calls for production slowdown[...]
Aeroflot to form new venture by integrating subsidiaries

Aeroflot to form new venture by integrating subsidiaries

Rossiya, Donavia and OrenAir may soon become one, and keep some of Transaero's fleet flying[...]
Aeroflot backs out of Transaero deal

Aeroflot backs out of Transaero deal

The government abondoned the plan for the merger of Russia's two largest carriers, paving way to Transaero's bankruptcy[...]
Anex Tour to become new owner of UTair Ukraine

Anex Tour to become new owner of UTair Ukraine

The airline will continue operating charter flights for the international tour operator under the new brand Azur Air Ukraine[...]
Volga-Dnepr grows its An-124 fleet

Volga-Dnepr grows its An-124 fleet

Two aircraft previously operated by extinct Polet airline were purchased by the Russian cargo giant and ferried to Ulyanovsk[...]
S7 Engineering completes first D-check for Aeroflot

S7 Engineering completes first D-check for Aeroflot

First time ever an Aeroflot aircraft has its D-check done by a Russian provider[...]
Russia closes its airspace to Ukrainian carriers

Russia closes its airspace to Ukrainian carriers

As a symmetric measure to Ukrainian ban, Russian Transport Minister stops Russia-bound flights of three Ukrainian airlines[...]
Transaero shifts flights to Vnukovo

Transaero shifts flights to Vnukovo

The airline currently serves half of its destinations from Domodedovo[...]


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