Daily Archives: 22.11.2018

China’s AVIC, COMAC establish cooperation to develop nose units of commercial aircraft

Subsidiaries of the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) and the Commercial Aircraft Corporation (COMAC) have created a joint center for the development of commercial aircraft nose parts, Xinhua writes.

Passenger traffic at Russian airports to reach about 136 million people in 2018

In 2018, the total passenger traffic of Russian airports is expected at around 136 million passengers, Vyacheslav Grushin, Director of Aviation Marketing, Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport, told today at the annual DME Business Forum.

Avionics market for business aviation continues to grow

According to the Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Avionics Market Report, in the first three quarters of 2018, sales of aircraft avionics in the business aviation segment and the AON increased by 15.5%, as compared to the same period last year.

Ural Airlines to connect Volgograd and Tbilisi by direct flight

Starting from December 18, 2018 Ural Airlines plans to launch its direct regular flight from Volgograd, Russia, to Tbilisi, Georgia, Interfax reports, citing Anzor Kavtiashvili, the Ural Airlines spokesperson in Georgia.

“Open Sky”. What will happen to domestic airlines?

The Kyrgyz Parliament is discussing amendments to the Air Code. They are aimed to implement the Open Sky Project, which, according to the authors, will increase passenger turnover by 35 percent and reduce air ticket prices by 20-40 percent.

Ural Airlines give discounts on roundtrip flights to/from Uzbekistan

During the period of November 21 – 25, 2018, Ural Airlines, Russia, gives a 5% discount when purchasing air tickets for the following flights: