Monthly Archives: February 2018

Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport names the most punctual airlines in January 2018

The Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport summed up the monthly punctuality contest among airlines-partners of this airport. In January 2018, the most accurate air carriers included S7 Airlines, Yamal, Izh Avia, UVT AERO, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, AZAL and Etihad Airways, the airport informed.

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan instructs state agencies to work out aviation development programs

The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a meeting on the civil aviation sector development with the participation of the heads of major national airlines.

Several airlines to start flying to Tbilisi this year

Several new airlines will start flying to Georgia’s Tbilisi International Airport this year.

VAT for air transport maintenance to be abolished in Georgia

Maintenance of aircraft in Georgia will be exempted from VAT, this was stated by the Georgian Minister of Finance Mamuka Bakhtadze.

New airline based on Chinese investments to appear on the Georgian civil aviation market

From the beginning of April 2018, a new Georgian airline, MyWay Airlines, will begin to fly from Tbilisi via several new destinations to Europe and Asia. The air company was founded thanks to Chinese investments. This airline will fly to five countries, Thea Zakaradze, Deputy General Manager, TAV Georgia, said today at the European Aviation Forum taking place in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan to resume direct flights in March 2018

In early March 2018, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan have their plans to resume direct flights, interrupted about five years ago, according to the Sputnik website.

Air France postpones half of long-distance flights from Paris due to strike

The strike of Air France’s employees will affect at least half of the long-distance flights from Paris, France, they should not be expected within the next 24 hours, the report said on Wednesday, as it was published on the air carrier’s official website reports.

Azerbaijan, Jordan can establish direct flights

Azerbaijan and Jordan can establish direct flights. The Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Economy reports that this issue was discussed within the framework of the Third Meeting of the Azerbaijani-Jordanian Intergovernmental Commission for Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation.

Russia’s Makhachkala Airport intends to launch flights to Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and China

The management of Makhachkala International Airport, Dagestan, Russia, is negotiating with several air carriers to establish regular flights to Azerbaijan, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan. According to the press service of the airport, in particular, negotiations are underway to launch the Makhachkala –Tehran – Makhachkala air service, RIA Dagestan reports.

Representatives of Ryanair hold talks in Tbilisi

There are representatives of one of the Europe’s largest airlines, Ryanair, at the CONNECT 2018 Aviation Forum in Tbilisi, Georgia. They are holding negotiations with the participants of this event at the Baltimor Hotel.