Daily Archives: 13.11.2019

Domestic private cargo airline appears in Kyrgyzstan

A private cargo company named Kyrgyz Airlines Plus owned by several citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic, has appeared on the Kyrgyz air market. On November 7, 2019 an Airbus A300B4 aircraft landed at Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on which this company will fulfill its cargo orders.

Iranian Zagros Airlines receives permission to fly to Uzbekistan

The Civil Aviation Agency under the Ministry of Transport, Uzbekistan, issued permission for Zagros Airlines, Iran, to operate flights to Uzbekistan, according to Podrobno.uz.

Georgia imported Turkmen jet fuel – UPDATE

Georgia imported 100% of aviation fuel purchased in October 2019 from Turkmenistan, Trend, Azerbaijan, reported citing the Oil Products Importers Union, Georgia.

FAA expands area to inspect for cracks in Boeing 737 NG planes

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said Tuesday it is revising its order requiring checks for structural cracks of Boeing 737 NG planes to cover an expanded inspection area, reports Trend referring to Reuters.

Lufthansa agrees to arbitration with cabin crew, averting strikes

Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) has agreed with its cabin crew labor union to enter arbitration over a wage dispute, the German airline and the union said on Tuesday, averting further strikes, reports Trend referring to Reuters.

Airbus says could stretch A220 airliner, but has no current plan to do so

Airbus SE’s (AIR.PA) Canadian-designed A220 narrowbody jet has the potential to be stretched to carry more passengers but the company has no current plans to do so, a top executive said on Tuesday, reports Trend referring to Reuters.

New flight safety management system implemented at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

A delegation of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), headed by Giancarlo Buono, Director of the European Aviation Safety Agency, paid an official visit to Baku, Trend reports referring to the press service of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC.