A productive October for Russian airlines with an 11 per cent improvement

A productive October for Russian airlines with an 11 per cent improvement

The nation’s carriers collectively transported 11 million passengers in the month[...]
Turkey is now Russia’s most popular international destination

Turkey is now Russia’s most popular international destination

In the domestic segment, the Moscow-St Petersburg route retains its leadership[...]
The Baltic’s largest airport to get a new air cargo handling facility next year

The Baltic’s largest airport to get a new air cargo handling facility next year

The advanced DHL logistics centre will ensure long-term air cargo flows through Riga Airport[...]
Air Astana completes its Embraer E190-E2 delivery contract

Air Astana completes its Embraer E190-E2 delivery contract

The Kazakhstan flag carrier now has five of the new-generation jets in its fleet[...]
Russian-produced landing gear to replace the Superjet 100’s French version in 2023

Russian-produced landing gear to replace the Superjet 100’s French version in 2023

The move is part of a concerted effort to reduce the number of foreign-produced components on the ‘SSJ-New’ derivative of the Russian regional jet[...]
Russia’s Utair navigates around bankruptcy – for now

Russia’s Utair navigates around bankruptcy – for now

The debt-ridden Russian major has won support from country’s largest bank as it posts US$15.5 million of net income[...]
The Ilyushin IL-114-300 first flight is postponed until late 2020

The Ilyushin IL-114-300 first flight is postponed until late 2020

India’s HAL is reportedly interested in the Russian passenger turboprop’s production[...]
Russia to produce up to 12 new IL-112V light turboprop transports annually

Russia to produce up to 12 new IL-112V light turboprop transports annually

Demand for the civilian version of the Ilyushin ramp aircraft is said to be 50 units[...]
Armenia’s ‘unsafe’ Taron-Avia ceases operations

Armenia’s ‘unsafe’ Taron-Avia ceases operations

Authorities revoke the airline’s Air Operator’s Certificate over safety violations[...]
Russia’s Pegas Group adds two Boeing 737-800s to its fleet

Russia’s Pegas Group adds two Boeing 737-800s to its fleet

It brings the Nordwind Airlines and Pegas Fly combined fleet to 46 aircraft[...]
Sino-Russian CR929 engineering centre to be located in Russia

Sino-Russian CR929 engineering centre to be located in Russia

The future widebody aircraft project will be certificated in Russia first before undergoing its validation in China[...]
Revealed: A first image of Slon, the proposed new Russian super heavy freighter

Revealed: A first image of Slon, the proposed new Russian super heavy freighter

TsAGI has constructed an aerodynamic model of the heavy lift transport aircraft that will eventually replace the iconic Antonov An-124[...]
INSIGHT: Baku airport aims to boost its transit traffic

INSIGHT: Baku airport aims to boost its transit traffic

Azerbaijan’s capital airport is counting on its flag carrier and cloud technologies[...]
FlyArystan carries 455,000 passengers in its first six months of service

FlyArystan carries 455,000 passengers in its first six months of service

Kazakhstan’s first low-cost carrier stimulates domestic market growth[...]
Russian airport is first international destination for commercial operations of China’s ARJ21-700 regional jet

Russian airport is first international destination for commercial operations of China’s ARJ21-700 regional jet

Vladivostok is the world’s first airport to accept the Comac ARJ21-700 operated by Chengdu Airlines[...]


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