Daily Archives: 04.09.2018

Russian air crash: UTair jet catches fire after landing at Sochi

A passenger jet skidded off the runway and caught fire while landing in the Russian city of Sochi, injuring 18 people, officials have said.

Bishkek – Istanbul flight delayed without explanation

Passengers are unhappy that the Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – Istanbul, Turkey, flight was delayed today without explanation, according to the 24.kg News Agency, Kyrgyzstan.

Over 600 flights canceled in Japan as typhoon Jebi approaches

Over 600 domestic flights were canceled in Japan due to the Jebi typhoon coming to the west coast of the country, which is called the most powerful one in the last 25 years, the Associated Press informs on Tuesday.

World’s biggest cargo plane refuels at airport in Turkmen Mary

The An-225 “Mriya” (“Antonov” air transport unit, Ukraine) has refueled at the international airport of Mary (Turkmenistan), the local TV channel “Turkmenistan” reported on Monday.

Etihad Airways reduces flight tariffs from/to Azerbaijan

The Etihad Airways carrier company has decreased tariffs for flights from/to Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Gulf News reported Sept. 3.

Prices for jet fuel down in Kazakhstan

Wholesale prices for jet fuel in Kazakhstan decreased by 20-30 percent, Kazakh media reported citing the KazMunaiGas LLC director for oil refining, Shukhrat Danbay.

Turkish Airlines resumes flights from Baku to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport

The Turkish Airlines company will resume flights from Baku to Sabiha Gokcen international airport in Istanbul starting from September 6, 2018.

Buta Airways launches Baku – Izmir flight – flight schedule

On October 6, 2018 Buta Airways, a low cost air carrier registered in Azerbaijan, begins operating its new flight to Turkey en route Baku, Azerbaijan – Izmir. Flights from the Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport to Izmir’s Adnan Menderes International Airport (roundtrip air service) will be operated on Saturdays on Embraer 190 airplane according to the following flight schedule:

SCAT Airlines explains what caused Almaty – Petropavlovsk flight delay

SCAT Airlines, Kazakhstan, delayed its domestic flight en route Almaty – Petropavlovsk, the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan, reports with reference to the Air Company’s Press Service.