Daily Archives: 27.02.2018

China receives order for purchase of 815 new passenger C919 aircraft

The total number of orders for the purchase of C919 passenger aircraft, which are developed by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (СОМАС), reached 815 planes.

Airport in Turkmenabad included in the Guinness Book of Records due to its roof in the shape of Oguz Khan’s star

On February 26, 20180 the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov opened an international airport in Turkmenabat, the administrative center of the Lebap Region of Turkmenistan.

Two more Kazakh airlines receive permission to fly to Europe

FLY JET.KZ and Jet Airlines, Kazakhstan, have passed the authorization procedure for flights to Europe. To date, seven domestic airlines have the opportunity to fly to the countries of the European Union, Kazinform reports with reference to the Kazakhstan’s Civil Aviation Committee.

Georgian diaspora expects direct flights from Krasnodar to Tbilisi

The airport in Krasnodar, Russia, has its plans to launch direct flights to Tbilisi, Georgia, this summer, Asiyat Khalvashi, Director of Aviation Commerce, Basel Aero, the company-operator of airports of Russia, said in an interview with Sputnik Georgia.

UTair may close its representative office in Uzbekistan

The Supervisory Board of UTair, Russia, will consider the issue of closing its representative office in Uzbekistan on March 2, 2018, the airline said. This is written by RNS.

International airport opens in Turkmenistan’s Turkmenabat city

A solemn opening ceremony of the international airport was held in Turkmenabat city, the administrative center of Turkmenistan’s Lebap province.

Bahrain planning to launch direct flights to Azerbaijan

Bahrain’s Gulf Air is planning to launch regular flights to Baku, the company said in a message posted on its website.