Daily Archives: 13.08.2019

Statistics of passenger services at Georgian airports in July 2019

All five Georgian airports including ones in Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi, Mestia and Ambrolauri altogether served 571,848 passengers in July 2019, which is by 44,959 passengers less than in July 2018 (616,807 passengers), according to the Georgian Airports Association (GAA).

Passenger traffic at Georgian airports decreased by 10% due to bans on flights from Russia

Passenger traffic at the international airports of Tbilisi and Batumi, Georgia, decreased by 10% in July 2019 due to a temporary ban on flights from Russia, Georgian Deputy Minister of Economy Akaki Sagirashvili announced on Tuesday in his interview with the Georgian television company IMEDI, TASS reported.

WizzAir to launch its new Kutaisi – Copenhagen flight

Starting from September 12, 2019, Wizz Air, the low-cost Hungarian airline, will launch its new Georgia – Denmark airline en route Kutaisi – Copenhagen. Flights from the Kutaisi’s Kopitnari International Airport to Copenhagen’s Kastrup International Airport will be operated twice a week on an Airbus A320 as follows:

Over 300 flights cancelled at Hong Kong airport due to protests

Over 300 flights were cancelled on Tuesday at Hong Kong International Airport, which is intermittent due to mass protests, the South China Morning Post reported, Trend informed with reference to TASS.

Russia – Georgia air traffic not to be restored within a year

The flow of tourists from Russia to Georgia decreased by 70%, Yuri Barzykin, vice-president of the Russian Union of Travel Industry, informed Izvestia.

IrAero Airlines launches Krasnoyarsk – Fergana direct flight

Starting September 12, 2019, IrAero Airlines, Russia, will launch its new flight en route Krasnoyarsk, Russia – Fergana, Uzbekistan – Krasnoyarsk.