Daily Archives: 08.02.2018

Ural Airlines to launch its third flight from Zhukovsky to Tajikistan

In March 2018, Ural Airlines, Russia, is going to begin operating its flights from Zhukovsky International Airport, Russia, to Kulyab, Tajikistan, according to the Air Company’s website.

Embraer confirms talks with Boeing to create joint venture to produce passenger aircraft

Brazilian aerospace concern Embraer SA and Boeing, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of aviation, space and military equipment, are in talks about a joint venture in the field of production of passenger aircraft.

Direct flights connecting Russia’s Moscow, Novosibirsk with Kazakhstan’s regions to be launched

Direct flights from Moscow and Novosibirsk, Russia, to the regions of Kazakhstan will be launched.

President’s plane lands at London’s Heathrow Airport

At noon on February 7, 2018 Boeing-737 under the number EZ-A007 belonging to the President of Turkmenistan landed at the London’s  Heathrow Airport.

Saudi Arabia allows flights to Israel over its airspace

Saudi Arabia has granted Air India approval to operate direct flights from Delhi to Tel Aviv, sources in the Israeli flight industry told Haaretz. This is the first time the Saudis are allowing flights to Israel to use their airspace.

Boeing, Airbus to purchase aircraft spare parts produced in Georgia

The construction of a plant for the production of civil aircraft spare parts is nearing completion in Georgia. The enterprise keeps under way the process of equipping with machinery and installations. The first production will be ready by the end of 2018 and will fully recover for export. The company will produce an aerodynamic surface, a control panel and other spare parts, which will be acquired by the largest players in the global aviation industry, namely the Boeing, Airbus and Bombardier companies, Georgia Online reports.

Tourists travelling via Uzbekistan to get short-term visas at Uzbek airports

Starting from May 1, 2018, airports in Uzbekistan will start issuing short-term transit visas for a period of three days, local media promulgated the corresponding decree issued by the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyev.

UZBEKISTAN AIRWAYS to increase free baggage allowance rate

Uzbekistan Airways has its plans to increase the free baggage allowance rate by 50% for economy class passengers, as regards the flights departing from Uzbekistan, according to Sputnik Uzbekistan.