Monthly Archives: April 2019

Georgian Airways launches Kazan – Batumi flight

On May 3, 2019 Georgian Airways starts operating its regular passenger transportation en route Batumi, Georgia – Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia – Batumi. These flights will be operated twice a week by 97-seater Embraer 190 of the according to the following flight schedule:

Uzbekistan Airways takes part in the Arabian Travel Market 2019

Uzbekistan Airways presents its services at the international tourist exhibition Arabian Travel Market 2019, which runs from April 28 to May 1 in Dubai (United Arab Emirates).

Boeing suffers huge losses, as customers refuse operating 737 Max aircraft

The termination of the Boeing 737 Max’s flights has already cost the billionaire aircraft manufacturer, and the company doesn’t know how many are still missing until the end of the year. Experts estimate possible losses of at least five billion, Trend reported on Monday with reference to RIA Novosti.

Flydubai discusses Boeing 737 MAX replacement with Airbus

Flydubai, UAE, the second largest customer of Boeing 737 MAXs, which is a low-cost airline, has begun negotiations with Airbus, an airline company, on the possible supply of A320 Neo aircraft to replace Boeing 737 MAX jets, as their flights are banned around the world after air crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia, the UAE’s The National newspaper writes.

Boeing conducts additional flight tests of its 737 MAXs with new software

US aircraft maker Boeing has conducted additional flight tests of its 737 MAX aircraft with updated software in preparation for its certification, the company told RIA Novosti, Trend reports.

70 cases of flight delays recorded at Tajikistan’s Dushanbe International Airport for Jan-Mar 2019

About 70 cases of flight delays were recorded at Dushanbe International Airport (DIA) during Q1 2019, Trend reports with reference to News.tj

Ex-CEO of Tajik Air reportedly released on recognizance

Ex-CEO of Tajik Air Hairullo Rahimov was released from custody on recognizance, centralasian.org reported. At the moment, it was not possible to talk in person with him or with his lawyer.

We do not have appropriate aircraft to operate flights to Khorog, says Tajik civil aviation official

It is now impossible to operate flights to Khorog since Tajik national air carrier Tajik Air has suspended its operations due to financial problems, Aziz Nabizoda, the deputy head of the Civil Aviation Agency under the Government of Tajikistan, told Asia-Plus in an interview.

Qazaq Air begins operating Almaty – Osh flights

The air route network of QAZAQ AIR, Kazakhstan, is replenished with a new international air route, such as Almaty, Kazakhstan – Osh, Kyrgyzstan.

Georgian Airways has launched Tbilisi – Voronezh flight

On Monday, Georgian Airways operated its first direct flight en route Tbilisi, Georgia – Voronezh, Russia – Tbilisi, the Georgian airline told Interfax, Russia.