Daily Archives: 07.11.2019

Two drunk ladies make brawl at Bishkek’s Manas International Airport before taking off to Istanbul

On November 7, 2019 two intoxicated passengers flying from Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, to Istanbul, Turkey, were taken off the flight.

Turkmenistan fully provided Georgia with aviation fuel

Aviation fuel imports to Georgia amounted to 2,100 metric tons in October 2019, which is by 3,300 metric tons less than in September 2019, Trend reports citing the Georgian Oil Products Importers Union.

JICA continues supporting improving Tajik air navigation capacity

The JICA Representative Office in Tajikistan, together with Tajik Air Navigation and the Tajik Civil Aviation Agency, signed the Discussion Protocol for the implementation of the technical cooperation project named “Enhancing the Capacity to Implement Performance-Based Navigation (PBN)”.

Manas International Airport solemnly meets plane of Kyrgyz Airlines Plus

The Airbus A300B4 aircraft owned by Kyrgyz Airlines Plus was solemnly welcomed at the Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Airbus to increase aircraft production in China


Airbus, the European aircraft company, and Chinese authorities have agreed to increase cooperation in the production of commercial aircraft, agreeing on a number of initiatives related to the production of narrow-body and wide-body aircraft in China, Airbus said.

Lufthansa cancels 1,300 flights due to staff strike

Lufthansa Airlines, Germany, will cancel about 1,300 flights due to a strike by its pilots and cabin crew. It is expected that this will affect 180 thousand passengers. The strike will last two days – November 7 and 8.

Nordwind Airlines plans to operate flights from Moscow to Turkmenabat

The Russian Nordwind Airlines plans to open direct flights from Moscow to Turkmenabat, the newspaper Türkmen gündogary reports.

Direct flights between UAE, Georgia be launched in March

The United Arab Emirates’ Etihad Airways is launching flights from Georgian capital Tbilisi to Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates, starting March 2020, Trend reports citing the press service of the Tbilisi International Airport.