Lao Central SSJ 100 returned to Russia

Lao Central SSJ 100 returned to Russia

SCAC reclaimed its Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100) regional aircraft from Laos after its operator, Lao Central, went out of business[...]
Sheremetyevo’s traffic continues to increase

Sheremetyevo’s traffic continues to increase

Russia's largest airport continues to increase its passenger traffic, despite a general decrease at the other airports in Moscow[...]
MC-21 will be certified by FATA not IAC

MC-21 will be certified by FATA not IAC

Russia’s new generation narrow-body will be the first airplane to be fully certificated by Russia’s own authority, not the Interstate Aviation Committee[...]
Komsomolsk-on-Amur airport gets a new owner

Komsomolsk-on-Amur airport gets a new owner

St. Petersbug-based EWN Real Estate plans to revitilize the airport, which is currently not in operation and relaunch air service in the Far Eastern region[...]
Interjet’s damaged SSJ 100 takes over a year to return to operation

Interjet’s damaged SSJ 100 takes over a year to return to operation

The aircraft’s nose was severely damaged when it hit an airbridge at Mexico International Airport last October[...]
UVT-Aero pulls off profit in 2016

UVT-Aero pulls off profit in 2016

The new airline of Tatarstan replaces the defunct Ak Bars Aero, and aims at becoming the main carrier in the Volga Region[...]
Boryspil to expand transit capacity

Boryspil to expand transit capacity

At the end of the first six months of 2016 the number of transit passengers traveling through Kyiv’s main airport doubled[...]
Sukhoi Superjet 100 receives EASA narrow-runway approval

Sukhoi Superjet 100 receives EASA narrow-runway approval

EASA certifies Sukhoi Superjet 100 for narrow runway operation; steep approach approval pending[...]
INSIGHT: Russian air transport faces crisis once again

INSIGHT: Russian air transport faces crisis once again

An in-depth analysis on how the current economic recession is reshaping the Russian air transport market that is starting to resemble the Soviet times[...]
Kyrgyzstan's airlines lose to foreign carriers

Kyrgyzstan's airlines lose to foreign carriers

While the total traffic through Kyrgyzstan decreases, foreign carriers grow their share of the local market[...]
Belavia unveils new brand identity

Belavia unveils new brand identity

The rebranding was offered by Boeing as an option for the purchase of three new 737-800s[...]
Kazakh airlines increase passenger traffic by 4%

Kazakh airlines increase passenger traffic by 4%

The country's carriers served 2.7 million passengers; Air Astana saw its market share shrink as Qazaq Air unravels operations in the region[...]
MC-21 fuselage delivered to TsAGI for testing

MC-21 fuselage delivered to TsAGI for testing

The second prototype of the MC-21-300 will undergo pressurization and structural testing[...]
UTair reveals fleet renewal plans

UTair reveals fleet renewal plans

After a radical capacity reduction as a means to save the airline from bankruptcy, UTair is considering new aircraft once again[...]
S7 Airlines considers ordering 20 Embraer jets

S7 Airlines considers ordering 20 Embraer jets

The E-Jets may become S7's second largest order after the order for three A320neos signed in April[...]
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