Full-size mock-up of Sino-Russian CR929 wide-body debuts in Zhuhai

Full-size mock-up of Sino-Russian CR929 wide-body debuts in Zhuhai

More requests for proposals from suppliers for the wide-body will be issued this year[...]
Rising fuel costs dominate Aeroflot’s 42 per cent profit slump in 9M of 2018

Rising fuel costs dominate Aeroflot’s 42 per cent profit slump in 9M of 2018

Russia’s flag carrier’s sales turnover increased 11.9 per cent[...]
First low-cost carrier for Kazakhstan

First low-cost carrier for Kazakhstan

The budget airline being launched by Air Astana and called FlyArystan is to operate an all-Airbus A320 fleet[...]
Russia's Utair suffers 1.9 billion rouble loss so far in 2018

Russia's Utair suffers 1.9 billion rouble loss so far in 2018

The airline’s outstanding obligations now exceed 96 billion roubles[...]
INTERVIEW: GTLK Europe’s chief on the company’s international business ambitions

INTERVIEW: GTLK Europe’s chief on the company’s international business ambitions

Roman Lyadov, general director of the subsidiary of Russia’s leading leasing company[...]
Uzbekistan Airways Technics wants to break free from its parent airline

Uzbekistan Airways Technics wants to break free from its parent airline

Uzbeki national carrier’s MRO arm is hungry for third-party Asian business[...]
INSIGHT: Aeroflot Group focuses on Asia-Europe transit, LCC and premium products

INSIGHT: Aeroflot Group focuses on Asia-Europe transit, LCC and premium products

Russia’s dominant airline group chooses a second hub, targeting a 63 per cent of Russian airlines’ market share[...]
Latvia’s airBaltic further expands at Estonia’s Tallinn

Latvia’s airBaltic further expands at Estonia’s Tallinn

airBaltic carried 18 per cent more passengers during the first three quarters of 2018[...]
Insight: Georgia's Airplane Technics targets the international MRO market

Insight: Georgia's Airplane Technics targets the international MRO market

With a new hangar and approval for heavy checks, the young Georgian aircraft maintenance specialist is poised for growth[...]
GTLK Europe’s 14 aircraft gain refinancing input from PK AirFinance

GTLK Europe’s 14 aircraft gain refinancing input from PK AirFinance

This is a new relationship for PK AirFinance with a Dublin-based subsidiary of Russia’s largest leasing company[...]
Russia becomes Oman Air’s first destination country in the CIS

Russia becomes Oman Air’s first destination country in the CIS

Russia’s Nordwind has recently launched charter services to Oman[...]
Passenger traffic between Russia and the CIS grew by 16 per cent in September

Passenger traffic between Russia and the CIS grew by 16 per cent in September

Russian airlines collectively carried 89.185 million passengers in the first nine months of this year[...]
A second B737MAX enters service with S7 Airlines

A second B737MAX enters service with S7 Airlines

S7 Group’s subsidiary Globus Airlines is expecting nine more of the type[...]
Aeroflot outlines new regional hubs strategy

Aeroflot outlines new regional hubs strategy

Russia’s dominant airline group to take on its key local competitors’ hubs[...]
INSIGHT: Ukraine’s MAUtechnic starts at the back of the grid

INSIGHT: Ukraine’s MAUtechnic starts at the back of the grid

Ukraine’s national carrier’s MRO subsidiary may struggle to redress the competitive balance of the east European MRO market[...]


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