Russia’s IrAero Airlines to expand in the CIS and in the Far East

Russia’s IrAero Airlines to expand in the CIS and in the Far East

The regional carrier plans to carry one million passengers this year (IrAero)[...]
Atran Airlines takes delivery of its second Boeing 737-800BCF freighter

Atran Airlines takes delivery of its second Boeing 737-800BCF freighter

The Russian express cargo carrier’s fleet now consists of six Boeing 737 aircraft[...]
SmartLynx increases the number of operated flights by a third

SmartLynx increases the number of operated flights by a third

Latvia’s ACMI and charter carrier’s fleet has grown to 24 Airbus A320-family aircraft[...]
Ukraine-Air Alliance is grounded after An-12 crash

Ukraine-Air Alliance is grounded after An-12 crash

EASA has withdrawn the cargo airline’s third-country operator status[...]
Russia’s state Medevac programme on life-support

Russia’s state Medevac programme on life-support

Programme faces growing criticisms over tender procedures and contractors’ performance levels[...]
Low-cost carrier Transavia considers flights to Ukraine

Low-cost carrier Transavia considers flights to Ukraine

As its parent Air France-KLM abandons its Paris -- Kyiv winter season services[...]
Russia’s Spektr-Avia Technic to service Kazakhstan-registered aircraft

Russia’s Spektr-Avia Technic to service Kazakhstan-registered aircraft

The MRO specialist has won OTAR Part 145-approval from the aviation authorities of Kazakhstan[...]
St Petersburg’s Pulkovo airport to open six new destinations this winter season

St Petersburg’s Pulkovo airport to open six new destinations this winter season

Russia’s second largest city’s airport plans to handle just under 20 million passengers this year[...]
Aeroflot starts phasing out its Airbus A330s

Aeroflot starts phasing out its Airbus A330s

Russian flag carrier makes way for the brand new A350 expected early next year[...]
Air Astana’s Airbus fleet grows to 20 narrow-body aircraft

Air Astana’s Airbus fleet grows to 20 narrow-body aircraft

Kazakhstan’s flag carrier has taken delivery of its fourth A321neo[...]
Russia’s Nordwind to reduce its reliance on scheduled flights

Russia’s Nordwind to reduce its reliance on scheduled flights

The hybrid airline is working on a new development strategy[...]
Russia’s Rostec considers three development scenarios for United Aircraft Corporation

Russia’s Rostec considers three development scenarios for United Aircraft Corporation

All three plans require substantial governmental financial help[...]
Russian airlines continue solid passenger traffic growth in first eight months of 2019

Russian airlines continue solid passenger traffic growth in first eight months of 2019

But most of regional carriers have failed to grow their business[...]
Ryanair to transport 1.5 million-plus passengers on Ukrainian routes this year

Ryanair to transport 1.5 million-plus passengers on Ukrainian routes this year

The LCC plans to more than double the number of its flights and destinations in Ukraine this winter[...]
Ukraine’s flag carrier to cease Kyiv to Almaty services

Ukraine’s flag carrier to cease Kyiv to Almaty services

The decision is a big blow to the UIA hub’s strategy[...]


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