Russia's S7 Group low-cost carrier

S7 Group's low-cost offshoot to take-off in mid-2022

Russia’s largest privately-owned aviation holding to launch stand alone carrier operating A320neos[...]
Air Manas Airbus FHS

Airbus wins first Flight Hour Services contract in the CIS

Kyrgyzstan’s Air Manas has selected maintenance-by-the-hour services for its A220 fleet[...]
S7 Training

Russia’s S7 Training took delivery of country’s first Alsim flight simulator

An AL172 will be used for private pilots training[...]
Aeroflot Group Ramping Up

Aeroflot Group Ramping Up Operations

With the rising vaccination rate, vacations time demand for domestic flights has roared back[...]
Azimuth Airbus A220

All-Superjet 100 operator to become Russia’s first operator of Airbus A220

Azimuth Airlines will become a new Airbus operator in Russia next year[...]
Smartavia Lufthansa Technik

Lufthansa Technik signs component support for Smartavia's latest aircraft

The new contract governs supply for the Russian airline's fleet of Airbus A320neo[...]
Russian airlines

Aeroflot Group airlines strengthen their positions in June

Russian airlines combined traffic resulted 13.5 per cent below same month of 2019[...]
Air Astana FlyArystan

Kazakhstan’s Air Astana returns to profit, but cautious on the remainder of the year

Domestic passengers grew 31 per cent over 2019[...]
Russian airlines

Russia’s domestic traffic up 10 per cent on pre-crisis level

In five months of 2021 Russian airlines served almost 33 million passengers, 26.6 per cent less compared to pre-crisis 2019[...]
Aeroflot

On track to five-star service

Aeroflot embarks on a transformation effort to upgrade its premium offering[...]
S7 Technics Honeywell APU MRO shop in Russia

Russia’s first maintenance shop for the Honeywell-made APUs to be operational in Q4

S7 Technics’ station to be located at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo, country’s busiest airport[...]
Russian airlines May traffic

Russian airlines’ May passenger traffic was down only 19.7 per cent on 2019

Increased domestic market activity contributed to positive traffic recovery trend[...]
S7 Technics St. Petersburg MRO base

Russia’s S7 Technics hopes to lure European LLCs to its would-be St. Petersburg MRO base

Country’s largest independent MRO provider reveals plans for a fourth major maintenance facility[...]
Smartavia to acquire 40 A320neos

Russia’s Smartavia to acquire 40 brand new Airbus A320neos and become a low-cost carrier

Private airline contracted seven neos for the next year delivery[...]
Aeroflot

Aeroflot Group's new strategy gains traction

Russia’s national carrier reclaims market leadership, while LCC Pobeda demonstrates impressive growth[...]


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