Daily Archives: 09.08.2019

Helicopter aftermarket trends

Aero Asset, headquartered in Toronto, Canada, has published a report on the secondary helicopter market for the second quarter of 2019. The report evaluates the liquidity of used twin-engine helicopters, tracks prices and breaks down sales and supply volumes, on a quarterly and yearly basis.

Since early 2019, over 3 million air passengers served in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit 3.06 million people in the first seven months of 2019. Of these, 2.6 million accounted for the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 9% more than the same figure last year.

Penalty for smoking in Kazakhstani aircraft increases up to KZT 126 thousand

In Kazakhstan, in accordance with amendments to the current legislation, the fine for smoking on an airplane, including the use of electronic cigarettes, since spring 2019 has been 50 monthly calculation indices (MCI), or KZT 126,250 (US $1 = KZT 388), Kazinform news agency reported with reference to Air Astana JSC.

All the most important about the new rules for baggage on airplanes in Kazakhstan

Air Astana has introduced new baggage rules. Now, instead of the Weight concept system, when the total weight of luggage was taken into account, the Piece concept system (unit concept) was introduced – the amount of luggage is considered. Tengri Travel reveals the details of the new rules.

Airport in Kazakhstan’s Taraz starts operating as CargoHub

For the first time in history, Aulie-Ata International Airport, Taraz, Kazakhstan, is hosting a Mongolian Airways Cargo plane to carry out a cargo flight program in cooperation with SCAT Airlines.

Fragments of crashed Azerbaijani Air Force plane found

On the evening of August 8, 2019 the crash site of the MiG-29 aircraft of the Air Force of Azerbaijan, which had previously crashed during an overnight training flight, was established in the Caspian Sea, Trend reports quoting the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry on Friday.