Daily Archives: 09.03.2018

Refueling Company in Tajikistan increases cost of jet fuel by 30%

The Refueling Company, which owns the exclusive right to import aviation fuel, has increased the cost of aviation kerosene by 30% since early February 2018, from US $1,120 to US $1,465 per metric ton.

Kazakhstan bans flights for almost 300 aircraft and helicopters

The Kazakhstan’s aviation authorities have published a list of light-engine aircraft and helicopters that are banned for operation. Talgat Lustaev, CEO, Civil Aviation Committee (CAC), issued an order, which bans the flights for 265 aircraft, Sputnik Kazakhstan writes.

Uzbekistan Airways’ plans to complete operation of IL-114 aircraft by May 2018

Uzbekistan Airways have plans to complete operation of its fleet of seven IL-114-100 aircraft of Russian design by May 2018 and increase the capacities of purchasing European Airbus A320s, Uzbekistan Airways said. This is written by Sputnik.

WizzAir launches Kutaisi – Wroclaw new flight

On March 31, 2018 Wizz Air, the low-cost Hungarian air carrier, will launch its new flight en route Kutaisi – Wroclaw. Flights from Kopitnari airport in Kutaisi to Nikolai Copernicus airport in Wroclaw (roundtrips) will be operated twice a week by Airbus A320 on the following flight schedule:

Bek Air explains reasons for emergency landing of its aircraft

Bek Air Airlines, Kazakhstan, informed about all details of the emergency landing of its plane that was flying en route Aktau – Uralsk (domestic flight in Kazakhstan), Kazinform reports with reference to the Air Company’s Press Service.

Air Astana airplane returns to Dubai airport after departure

Dubai – Astana flight on March 6th was delayed because the plane had to return to the departure airport, Kazinform reports.

Five airlines operated their flights with fully female crews marking March 8th

Yesterday, in honour of the International Women’s Day, five airlines, namely Lufthansa, SWISS, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and Brussels Airlines made their flights to the German capital by fully female crews, Kazinform reports with reference to www.eturbonews.com.

Georgian Airways adds 11 new flights to Europe, Russia and Ukraine

Since March 25, 2018 Georgian Airways has been adding 11 new flights to Europe, Russia and Ukraine.

Uzbekistan Airways introduces additional domestic flights from Tashkent to Urgench, Bukhara

On March 18-22, 2018 Uzbekistan Airways will introduce additional domestic flights from Tashkent to Urgench and Bukhara.

Azerbaijan Air Navigation Service, IATA to cooperate in number of key areas

Azerbaijan Air Navigation Service (AZANS) Air Traffic Control Department of Azerbaijan Airlines and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in a number of key areas on March 7.