NordStar finds a temporary alternative for the embargoed B737 MAX

NordStar finds a temporary alternative for the embargoed B737 MAX

With B737 MAX deliveries suspended, the Russian airline is bringing in additional B737-800s[...]
Uzbekistan Airways to sell-off its older aircraft

Uzbekistan Airways to sell-off its older aircraft

The Uzbeki flag carrier has put 18 aircraft, including its entire freighter fleet, up for sale[...]
Aeroflot’s second-in-command quits

Aeroflot’s second-in-command quits

Vadim Zingman, deputy CEO at Russia’s largest airline, has left the carrier[...]
Ural Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, leased from CDB Aviation

Ural Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, leased from CDB Aviation

Russia’s first LEAP-1А-powered neo is part of the carrier’s fleet renewal plan[...]
Pegas Fly becomes the latest Russian operator of the Boeing 737-900

Pegas Fly becomes the latest Russian operator of the Boeing 737-900

Two narrow-bodied units started operations late last week[...]
New paint shop for Belarus’ capital airport

New paint shop for Belarus’ capital airport

The Minsk Civil Aviation Plant 407 is to recommence aircraft painting operations in 2020[...]
INSIGHT: Kyrgyzstan’s Avia Traffic Company bucks the trend

INSIGHT: Kyrgyzstan’s Avia Traffic Company bucks the trend

The private carrier expanded its fleet, gearing up for the IOSA audit, as country's airlines face declining passenger traffic[...]
Aeroflot’s net loss almost doubled in the 1H2019

Aeroflot’s net loss almost doubled in the 1H2019

Russia’s leading airline posted a US$220 million net loss, according to local financial standards[...]
GECAS will be the provider of the first LEAP-powered A321neos in Russia/CIS

GECAS will be the provider of the first LEAP-powered A321neos in Russia/CIS

Ural Airlines is planning to take delivery of two of the type in October and December[...]
S7 Technics and Gazprom Avia sign a new wheel maintenance contract

S7 Technics and Gazprom Avia sign a new wheel maintenance contract

In total, Russian MRO provider repaired more than 3,400 wheels in 2018[...]
Embraer to present its new E195-E2 at Russia’s MAKS 2019 air show

Embraer to present its new E195-E2 at Russia’s MAKS 2019 air show

This will be the first appearance of the type in Russia/CIS[...]
LCC Wizz Air prepares to launch flights from Budapest to Minsk

LCC Wizz Air prepares to launch flights from Budapest to Minsk

New direct service is planned for spring 2020[...]
Japan Airlines to serve Vladivostok in Russia

Japan Airlines to serve Vladivostok in Russia

Daily Tokyo to Vladivostok flights will start from the 2020 summer schedule[...]
Why is digital transformation necessary?

Why is digital transformation necessary?

Russia’s air transport industry is beginning to realise that data could be the most important new asset[...]
Kazakhstan’s passenger traffic declined by three per cent in the first half of 2019

Kazakhstan’s passenger traffic declined by three per cent in the first half of 2019

The numbers decreased despite the emergence of FlyArystan, the country's first LCC[...]


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