Daily Archives: 09.08.2018

Georgia’s airports served a record number of passengers for Jan-Jul 2018

According to the information published by the Georgian Airports Association under the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, Georgian airports in aggregate provided their services to 2,719,920 passengers for Jan – Jul 2018, which is by 28% more than for the same period last year (2,130,469 passengers).

Turkish Airlines offers Azerbaijani passengers complimentary accommodation within Stopover service

Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries than any other airline in the world, pleases local customers once again by expanding the scope of its Stopover service to Azerbaijan. Stopover offers Azerbaijani passengers a complimentary accommodation and a great opportunity to discover the unique beauties of Istanbul.

Business aviation flight intensiveness grows

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance and financial services in business aviation, published the Business Aviation Index for Q2 2018.

Sichuan Airlines receives its first A350-900

Sichuan Airlines has received its first A350-900. The solemn ceremony of transferring the aircraft took place at the Airbus plant in Toulouse, France. The aircraft will be operated under a leasing agreement with AerCap.

The first flight with Kazakh pilgrims arrives in Saudi Arabia

The SCAT Airlines’ first of seven scheduled flights aimed to transport Kazakh pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for Hajj-2018 took place, Kazinform reports with reference to the Press Service of the Civil Aviation Committee under the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 2.5 million passengers during first seven months of 2018

During the first seven months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 2.5 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 14 percent.

BOMBARDIER makes profit of US $114 million in H1 2018 against loss in 2017

According to the H1 2018 results, the net profit of the Bombardier Inc., Canada, amounted to US $ 114 million against a loss of US $ 237 million a year earlier, the company reports.

The most effective airport in the world named

The Air Transport Research Society (ATRS), jointly with the Embry-Riddla Aviation University, presented their results of an analysis of airports around the world at a conference in Seoul, South Korea.

Azerbaijan intends to purchase AN-178s in Ukraine

Azerbaijan confirmed its intention to purchase ten An-178 aircraft from Ukraine. This was reported by Alexander Donets, President, Antonov State Enterprise, in his interview with 112.ua.

Uzbekistan Airways begins operating its flights on Hajj-2018 Programme

Uzbekistan Airways has started operating its flights on the Hajj-2018 Programme since July 29, 1018, the air company’s information service informed on July 31, 2018.