Category Archives: Georgia

Helicopter landing sites to be chosen in Georgia

On the instructions of the Georgia’s Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, the experts of the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency will study the possibility of building landing sites for helicopters, the Civil Aviation Agency said.

Wizz Air postpones launch of 12 new flights from Georgia’s Kutaisi

Wizz Air, Hungary, has delayed the launch of 12 new flights from Kutaisi International Airport. According to the official statement of this air company, the fourth and fifth aircraft based in Kutaisi will start serving the airport since July and December 2020, respectively.

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:

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.

Georgia registers eight drones for shooting Hollywood movie

In order to produce professional aerial and video surveys, the foreign operator XM2 UK LIMITED has passed the mandatory registration procedure for unmanned aerial vehicles in accordance with the rules established by the Civil Aviation Agency.

Flights to Georgia become almost 1.5 times more expensive

Flights from Russia to Georgia went up by 31-55% after the ban on direct flights was introduced, which began to operate exactly a month ago, ticket-booking services informed Izvestia.

Kutaisi – Bari: new flight from WizzAir

Starting from September 12, 2019 Wizz Air, the Hungarian low-cost airline will launch its new flight from Georgia to Italy en route Kutaisi, Georgia – Bari, Italy. Flights from the Kutaisi’s Kopitnari International Airport to Bari’s Karol Wojtyla International Airport will be operated twice a week on an Airbus A320 aircraft according to the following flight schedule:

WizzAir to link Georgia’s Kutaisi and Belgium’s Brussels

Starting from September 11, 2019 Wizz Air, the Hungarian low-cost airline will launch its new flight from Georgia to Belgium en route Kutaisi – Brussels. Flights from the Kutaisi’s Kopitnari International Airport to Brussels’ Charleroi International Airport will be operated twice a week on an Airbus A320, as follows: