Category Archives: Georgia

Vilnius – Tbilisi direct flights to be launched

Starting from April 2019, direct flights will fly from Vilnius, Lithuania, to Tbilisi, Georgia, the Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernialis said at a joint press conference with Georgian Prime Minister Mamuk Bakhtadze.

Cargo terminal to be built at Georgia’s Kutaisi airport

A cargo terminal will be built at Kutaisi International Airport, Georgia. The European Union allocated the necessary amount of a total of EUR 61 million for this construction.

Turkish Airlines launches direct Ankara – Tbilisi flights

Turkish Airlines launched direct flights from Ankara to Tbilisi, Trend reports referring to the Turkish media on Jan. 18.

Kutaisi Airport is one of the leaders in passenger traffic growth in Europe

The Kutaisi International Airport, Georgia, is one of the leaders in terms air passenger traffic growth in Europe. According to ACI EUROPE, in November 2018, the airport served by 132.5% more passengers than in November of the previous year.

Passenger traffic at Georgia’s Mestia and Ambrolauri airports declined last year

Passenger traffic at Mestia and Ambrolauri airports in Georgia declined last year

Vilnius Airport to resume its direct flights to Tbilisi after ten-year intermission

In April 2019, after a ten-year break, the Vilnius Airport will resume its direct flights from Vilnius, Lithuania, to Tbilisi, Georgia, according to LRT.

Georgian airports served over five million passengers in 2018

In 2018, the international airports of Georgia served more than five million passengers, the Civil Aviation Agency under the Georgia’s Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development reported.

Ural Airlines to fly from Volgograd to Tbilisi – flight schedule

Starting from March 5, 2019 Ural Airlines, Russia, will launch its new regular flight to Georgia along the route Volgograd, Russia – Tbilisi, Georgia. Flights from the Volgograd’s Gumrak International Airport to Tbilisi’s Shota Rustaveli International Airport (roundtrip air service) will be operated on Tuesdays by Airbus A320 according to the following flight schedule:

Turkish Airlines to launch Ankara – Tbilisi flight

In accordance with the flight schedule provided by the Georgia’s Civil Aviation Agency, Turkish Airlines will operate its regular flights en route Ankara, Turkey – Tbilisi, Georgia – Ankara since January 18, 2019 and to the end of the winter air navigation season (ends on March 29, 2019), Trend reports with reference to Georgia Online.

Iranair launches Tbilisi – Isfahan airline – flight schedule

On December 31, 2018, Iran Air launched its new regular flight to Georgia en route Tbilisi – Isfahan. Flights from the Tbilisi’s Shota Rustaveli International Airport to Shahid Beheshti Airport are operated twice a week on an Airbus A321 aircraft according to the following flight schedule: