Kazakhstan’s Air Astana adds a fourth A321neo

Kazakhstan’s Air Astana adds a fourth A321neo

Air Astana fleet grew to 33 western-built aircraft[...]
Russia's IrAero launches year-round Boeing 777 services to China

Russia's IrAero launches year-round Boeing 777 services to China

Irkutsk-based regional carrier diversifies its business[...]
Russia’s IFly adds a seventh A330 to its fleet

Russia’s IFly adds a seventh A330 to its fleet

Vnukovo-based charter airline proceeds with its Airbus fleet expansion plan[...]
Utair Airlines offers five airframes for sale

Utair Airlines offers five airframes for sale

For US$300,000 each, the aircraft are to be sold without engines and APUs[...]
Passenger numbers through Zhukovsky continue to climb

Passenger numbers through Zhukovsky continue to climb

New Russian airport’s July operational result tripled that of last year[...]
TsAGI completes first stage of VRT500 helicopter aerodynamic testing

TsAGI completes first stage of VRT500 helicopter aerodynamic testing

Wind-tunnel test results confirm new Russian light helicopter’s design projections[...]
Low-cost Pobeda Airlines to double its frequencies from Russian regions

Low-cost Pobeda Airlines to double its frequencies from Russian regions

Russian budget airline aims to boost its share of direct inter-regional flights to 46 per cent[...]
1.2 million Russian airport passengers speed through automated gates during World Cup

1.2 million Russian airport passengers speed through automated gates during World Cup

Moscow’s Domodedovo benefits from SITA technology to manage the surge in passenger numbers[...]
Passenger traffic through Astana continues double-digit growth

Passenger traffic through Astana continues double-digit growth

Open Skies regime introduced last year contributes to the favourable development of the Kazakh air travel market[...]
Kyrgyz airports’ traffic figures remain level

Kyrgyz airports’ traffic figures remain level

After a period of growth, the country’s air travel market has remained level in the first half of 2018[...]
Lithuanian ACMI specialist reports strong demand in 2018

Lithuanian ACMI specialist reports strong demand in 2018

Avion Express’s fleet utilisation has grown by 17 per cent in the first half of 2018[...]
Aeroflot suffers net loss in the first half of 2018

Aeroflot suffers net loss in the first half of 2018

This contrasts with the same period of last year when the airline posted a profit[...]
CRAIC identifies potential landing gear suppliers for the Sino-Russian CR929

CRAIC identifies potential landing gear suppliers for the Sino-Russian CR929

Requests for quotations have been sent to suppliers from Russia, China and Europe[...]
Russian government allocates $0.02 billion for IL-96-400M production company

Russian government allocates $0.02 billion for IL-96-400M production company

The main target is not so much the rejuvenation of the four-engined widebody itself, but a thorough upgrade of the production capabilities of VASO[...]
Russia’s Nordwind leases three new B737-800s from CDB Aviation

Russia’s Nordwind leases three new B737-800s from CDB Aviation

The airline, along with its sister carrier Pegas Fly, is on curse of expanding their combined fleet to 50 aircraft this year[...]


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