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[...]
Rossiya Airlines Russian-made jets

Rossiya Airlines: from 62 Western-built aircraft to 235 Russian-made jets in eight years

Aeroflot Group has designed a whole new future for its St. Petersburg-based subsidiary[...]
S7 Airlines

Russia’s S7 Airlines adds another Airbus A320neo

The airline is gearing up to re-start international service on August 10[...]
LCC Pobeda A321neo

Russia’s LCC Pobeda develops new fleet plan focused around A321neo

Nation’s only budget carrier plans to have 113 large Airbus narrow-bodies by 2028[...]

Air Astana expands A320neo support contract with GA Telesis

Kazakhstan’s national carrier has signed for Flight Hour programme for its entire neo fleet[...]
PD-35 fan demonstrator
Aeroflot Airbus only

Aeroflot airline to reinvent its fleet with Airbus' new generation aircraft only

Russia’s flag carrier considers to acquire 80 A350s and 94 A320neo family aircraft through 2028[...]
Russia international air travel

Russia to re-launch international air travel on August 1

Turkey, Great Britain and Tanzania are the first to open borders for Russian travelers[...]
Pobeda airlines fleet

Pobeda Airlines to take four aircraft within a week

Aeroflot’s low-cost division expects to bring its fleet to 34 Boeing 737-800s by the end of July[...]
Wizz Air Ukraine

Wizz Air to grow its network in Ukraine to 77 routes

With addition of 14 new routes to Italy the LCC now flies to 15 countries from five Ukrainian airports[...]
St. Peterburg Pulkovo

Domestic traffic through Russia's St. Petersburg airport recovers completely

Pulkovo claims to outperform London’s Heathrow, Munich and Oslo in July so far[...]
Russia's flying wing

Russia completes second stage of wind tunnel tests on a model of an advanced flying wing commercial airliner

Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute tested a scaled model for aerodynamic interference[...]

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