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[...]

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 Group's new strategy gains traction

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

Aeroflot reclaims leadership of the Russian market

Russian airlines’ April traffic down 23 per cent on pre-crisis levels[...]
Utair Atr 72-500

Russia's Utair selected StandardAero to provide PW127M overhaul support

The MRO services are in support of carrier’s ATR 72 fleet[...]
Russian airlines’ March traffic

Russian airlines’ March traffic only 27 per cent below pre-crisis level

The general operational performance trend is positive[...]

Rosaviatsiya boss: Russia will need 700 new aircraft by 2030

The number of Western-built aircraft operated by Russian airlines has grown by 25 per cent since 2017[...]
Aeroflot MRO

Aeroflot opens new MRO hangar, transfers Boeing 777 heavy maintenance to Russia

The group’s MRO provider A-Technics may start providing MRO services to third-party customers next year[...]
Russian airlines

Russia’s airline passenger traffic down 37 per cent in February, on the climb

S7 Airlines is still leading the market, LCC Pobeda Airlines enjoys three per cent growth[...]
MAAS paint shop in Kaunas

MAAS Aviation opens new aircraft paint shop in Kaunas

In cooperation with FL Technics a re-delivery centre is set up at the Lithuanian airport[...]

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