LCC Pobeda

LCC Pobeda accounted for 35% of Aeroflot group’s total domestic traffic in September

The budget carrier is riding the wave of Russian air travel market recovery[...]
FlyArystan A320

Kazakh LCC FlyArystan's fleet grows to seven aircraft

Air Astana’s low-cost division continues expansion[...]
Russian airlines

Russian airlines' passenger numbers down 32.5 per cent in September

This is the best result since April for the local industry[...]
Ural Airlines A321

Russia’s Ural Airlines takes another Airbus A321

The private carrier is to take two more of the type before the end of the year[...]

Russia’s Azimuth Airlines is the leader in Superjet 100 utilisation rates

The world's only operator of fleet composed entirely of SSJ100 managed to grow its passenger traffic by 3.4 per cent in August[...]

Moscow deemed reasonably safe for public events

Once the quarantine restrictions have been uplifted, the aviation community is eager to meet off-line to network and seek common solutions[...]
PowerJet SaM146 engine model

Superjet-New to be powered by Russian-made engines

The new modification of the Russian regional jet will get a $1.7 billion injection[...]

Emirates’ A380 returns to Moscow

Domodedovo Airport at Russia’s capital enters the exclusive club of six destinations served by the type[...]
Russian airlines' traffic August 2020

Russian airlines’ traffic reaches 63.4 per cent of 2019 level in August

Low-cost carrier Pobeda boasts double-digit growth amidst the turbulent market[...]
Red Wings

Russia’s Red Wings starts transformation into role-model SSJ100 operator

UAC-owned airline has taken delivery of the first of the batch of 60 SSJ100 and reveals plans for further development of its ambitious project[...]

TsAGI wins $18.4 mln state grant for supersonic research

Russia funds launch a dedicated scientific center for low-boom supersonic development[...]

Russian airlines’ traffic doesn’t reach half of July 2019 levels

Despite gradual recovery of the domestic market, remaining restrictions on international travel kept traffic levels low in July[...]
S7 Cargo

S7 Airlines to launch dedicated freight operations in November

The Russian airline is leasing two Boeing 737-800BCF from GECAS[...]
Russian airlines traffic July 2020

Pobeda Airlines demonstrates traffic growth in July

Unlike the low-cost carrier, Russian airline industry’s average was at 47.2 per cent of July 2019[...]

Ukraine’s SkyUp changes its top-manager

The young airline plans to continue its growth trajectory[...]

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