Monthly Archives: August 2019

Malaysia Airports kicks off digital airport initiative with SITA at KL International Airport

Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, tested new biometric passenger processing at the KLIA Main Terminal as part of its 21st anniversary celebration held recently. SITA, the global IT provider to the air transport industry, and Malaysia Airports have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for exploring joint opportunities and collaborative innovation for Malaysia Airport’s digital initiatives.

Air Astana transfers its Moscow flights to Domodedovo International Airport

Air Astana, the flag air carrier of Kazakhstan, announces the transfer of its Moscow flights to the Domodedovo International Airport since October 27, 2019. The transfer of flights to the named airport will take place without interruptions in the flight schedule.

Boeing to showcase its innovation and to announce its new strategic initiatives at MAKS-2019

At the International Aviation and Space Salon named MAKS-2019, Boeing will announce a number of its new strategic initiatives.

Air Company’s official comment on its flight No. U6 2424 Dushanbe – Zhukovsky

On August 21, 2019 when operating the flight No. U6 2424 en route Dushanbe, Tajikistan – Zhukovsky, Moscow Region, Russia, a girl born in 2006 had her health worsened, having some problems with her heart.

Plane from Dushanbe is late to St. Petersburg for six hours

The Ural Airlines’ plane will fly from Dushanbe, Tajikistan, to St. Petersburg, Russia, six hours later than promised. The plane was supposed to be in Pulkovo International Airport as early as 04:15 am local time, but it was expected only by 10 a.m., as it follows from the flight schedule board of the St. Petersburg’s airport on Wednesday, August 21.

Prices for air tickets to Russian cities drastically raised in Tajikistan

On August 19, Somon Air told Radio Ozodi that a ticket for Dushanbe – Moscow flight costs TJS 4 thousand (more than US $ 400). “Those wishing to purchase an air ticket for August 21 should pay TJS 4,211,” the airline said. According to this source, the increase in airfare is associated with an increase in passenger traffic on the eve of the start of the school year.

Ireland’s Ryanair low-cost airline enters Georgian civil aviation market

A Mutual Cooperation Agreement will be drawn up between the Georgian Airports Association and the Irish low-cost airline named Ryanair.

Amphibious plane involved in extinguishing fire in Girkan National Park of Azerbaijan

To extinguish a fire in a mountainous area on the territory of the Girkan National Park, the Be-200ES amphibious aircraft of the Emergencies Ministry Aviation Detachment was involved.

SCAT Airlines’ Boeing makes emergency landing at Kazakhstan’s Nur Sultan International Airport

The plane owned by SCAT Airlines, Kazakhstan, made an emergency landing at the Nur-Sultan International Airport on Tuesday, the Civil Aviation Committee under the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan reported.

Executive Jets becomes Embraer’s highest performing division

The Brazilian manufacturer Embraer published the results of its activities in the Q2 2019. The company showed good results in all segments, with revenue growth compared to the same period in 2018, and an order portfolio of US $ 16.9 billion.