S7 owner offered to purchase a major stake in Transaero

A new twist in the insolvent carrier's fortune may save it from bankruptcy[...]

Two more Twin Otters flying in Chukotka

Director of Chukotavia provides insight on operating in the adverse conditions of Russia's Far East[...]

Pulkovo lobbies visa waiver, fifth air freedom

St. Petersburg's airport challenges current regulations in search of new sources of international traffic[...]
Sabetta Airport

Sabetta to become the northernmost international airport

Sabetta, serving Yamal LNG, became operational this year[...]
transaero a321

Transaero's two A321s return to lessor

Brand new aircraft are leased back to Chinese ICBC Leasing[...]

Russian officials to use domestic airlines for business travel

Unless no service to their destination is available, other than provided by a foreign carrier[...]

Yakutia Airlines raising funds to settle debts

Not able to purchase a Boeing 737NG with the money provided by the regional government, the carrier directs it to financial burden relief[...]
Rada Airlines Belarussian cargo carrier

Belarus registers new cargo carrier

Rada Airlines plans to conquer the global cargo maket with Ilyushin Il-62[...]

CityJet signs agreement for 25 SSJ100s

The Irish airline may become the first European operator of the Russian regional aircraft[...]

Saratov Airlines loses its international business over security violation

Russian regulator punished the airline for letting a non-crew employee visit the cockpit during flight[...]
Transaero flight schedule :: Leonid Faerberg // transport-photo.com

Aeroflot cooking Transaero's hare

A former competitor and current operational manager reports on serving Transaero's passengers and calculates future profits[...]

Photo gallery: How Superjets are made

A brief report from Sukhoi's facilities in Komsomolsk[...]
almaty airport

Almaty Airport's aerodrome capacity to double by 2019

Kazakhstan's main air gateway is getting ready to transform into a transit hub[...]

UAC appoints a new top-manager responsible for commercial programs

Vladislav Masalov is appointed to the newly-created position of Vice-President, Civil Aviation[...]

Flydubai expands its network in Russia

The Arab carrier has opened two more destinations: Nizhny Novgorod and Novosibirsk in addition to the eight it already operates[...]


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