Category Archives: Georgia

Presentation of the newest model of Embraer airplane takes place at Georgia’s Tbilisi International Airport

The latest model of the Embraer aircraft named as Shark E190-E2 was introduced at the Tbilisi International Airport, Georgia.

Number of flights in Georgian airspace increased by 9%

According to the information provided by the Georgian Air Navigation Agency LLC under the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, the load of Georgian airspace increased by 9% during January – August 2018.

Passenger traffic at Mestia Airport increased by 20 percent in August 2018

According to the Georgian Airports Association, the Tamar Mepe Airport in Mestia, Georgia, serviced 1,089 passengers in August 2018, which is by 20 percent higher than during the same period last year.

Passenger air traffic in Georgian airports grows by 25 percent

According to data for Jan-Aug 2018, all airports in Georgia served 3,375,959 passengers, which is by 25 percent more than for the same period last year – 2,130,469 passengers.

Passenger flow in Kutaisi Airport increases by 44 percent

The passenger traffic at the David Agmashenebeli International Airport in Kutaisi, Georgia, increased by 44 percent during August 2018, as compared to the same period last year.

ICAO: Georgia ranks first in the region in terms of introducing international aviation standards

According to the official audit conclusion from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Georgia ranks first in the region in terms of the introducing international aviation standards and supervision. Information was distributed by the Ministry of Economy of Georgia.

Tehran protested the request of the security service of Tbilisi airport to remove the hijab

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran expressed its protest to Georgia in connection with the facts related with “disrespect” of employees by the security service of Tbilisi International Airport to the headdress of Muslim women, Georgian media reported on Friday.

Only one air company repeatedly participates in tender for domestic flights in Georgia

Only one air company, Ak Air Georgia, took part in the tender for subsidizing domestic flights announced by the Georgian Airports Association.

AZAL to restore Baku – Tbilisi – Baku flights

Since October 28, 2018, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will resume its flights en route Baku, Azerbaijan – Tbilisi, Georgia – Baku. According to the airline’s announcement, distributed on Wednesday, AZAL flights will be carried out according to the classic transportation scheme, including free transportation of luggage, hand luggage and meals on board.

Turkmen ambassador in Georgia overestimates number of Azerbaijanis in Turkmenistan, justifying launch of new flight

Dovletmurad Muratov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Georgia, told how the establishment of air communication between countries can bring benefits, Sputnik-Georgia reported on August 10.