Daily Archives: 14.03.2019

Two aircraft forced to wait for landing in waiting area due to earthquake in Tashkent

On the night of March 13, March 14, an earthquake measuring 4 in magnitude occurred in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, at 02:33 am local time.

Uzbekistan Airways launches its Airbus A320neo aircraft

Today, March 14, the national airline of Uzbekistan begins flying on its new Airbus A320neo. The first flight en route Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Baku, Azerbaijan – Tashkent will depart from the capital city’s airport at 01:40 am local time.

32-year-old woman removed from flight to Kazakhstan’s Karaganda for smoking on board the aircraft

The transport police removed a 32-year-old woman from the Almaty – Karaganda domestic flight for smoking on board the aircraft, Kazinform reported with reference to the transport police.

Boeing suspends 737 Max planes global fleet

The United States of America decided to suspend the operation of Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft, the Civil Aviation Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development informed on Facebook.

Polish airline to replace Boeing 737 MAX on Warsaw – Astana flight

LOT Polish, the Polish airline, replaces the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft flying to Kazakhstan, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

AZANS, EUROCONTROL meet within World ATM Congress 2019

A meeting within the framework of world ATM Congress 2019 in Madrid was held between representatives of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control Department (AZANS) and delegation of EUROCONTROL, headed by Joe Sultana, Director of Airspace Management Center in Europe (Network Manager Operations Centre – NMOC), Trend reports with reference to the press service of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC.

ICAO recognizes the right of countries to suspend BOEING 737 MAX 8 flights

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) recognizes the right of states to abandon the operation of Boeing 737 MAX 8 liners after a plane crash in Ethiopia, but is awaiting the outcome of an official investigation into the crash.

Uzbekistan Airways takes delivery of its first A320neo

Uzbekistan Airways, the flagship airline of Uzbekistan, has taken delivery of its first A320neo, confirming the success of the A320 Family in Central Asia. The event took place on March 8 in Hamburg, Germany with Gennadiy Kharlap, Deputy Director General of Uzbekistan Airways, and Kimon Sotiropoulos, Airbus Vice President – Central and Northern Europe, Russia & CIS.

Kostanay medical aviation to actively use a helicopter from now on

Of course, this helicopter was used before, though less often than an airplane. Of the 52 departures last year, only 18 were made by helicopter. But lately, with the unusual vagaries of weather, they saw the advantages of this type of transport.

Georgian airline receives permission to fly to Russia

Myway Airlines, Georgia, has received permission from the aviation authorities of Russia to fly to Zhukovsky airport and will begin its flights since April 26, the View Newspaper reports in Tbilisi, Georgia, referring to local media.