Daily Archives: 09.04.2019

Closure of sky over Pakistan forces UzAirways to increase time of flights

Uzbekistan Airways was forced to increase the duration of flights to Southeast Asia by 1.5 – 3 hours in some areas due to the closure of Pakistani airspace for commercial flights, Trend reports with reference to Uzbek airlines.

The fastest and furthest business jet

Yesterday, Gulfstream Aerospace announced a new record for the flagship business jet G650ER. This time the recent speed record of a competitor is beaten with an increase in the distance of the farthest flight of business jets in history.

Aerion AS2 to fly on pure biofuel

Aerion Corp, the developer of the AS2 supersonic business jet, plans to certify an aircraft worth US $120 million, with the ability to work on pure biofuels, as well as the currently offered Jet-A mixture, which is increasingly used in commercial and business aviation.

ICAO to monitor introduction of artificial intelligence in civil aviation

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) will take over the management, control, and implementation of artificial intelligence technologies in the aviation industry, Olumuiva Benard Aliu, President of the ICAO Council, announced at the opening of the Civil Aviation Forum in Singapore on Tuesday.

Kazakhstan launches new flights to Russia’s Moscow

New Kazakhstan-Russia flights are expected to be launched, Kazinform cites the Civil Aviation Committee.

Russia’s Nordwind Airlines to launch its direct Voronezh – Baku flights in summer 2019

Nordwind Airlines (North Wind) Airlines, Russia, has its plans to launch direct flights on the Voronezh, Russia – Baku, Azerbaijan, air route in the summer 2019, according to Andrei Shagunov, advisor to the Director General of Aviaservis UK, which manages the airport in Voronezh.

Russian airline receives accreditation for flights in Kazakhstan

IrAero Airlines, Russia, received a certificate of accreditation from the Civil Aviation Committee (CAC) of Kazakhstan, the CAC reported on April 9, 2019.