Category Archives: Georgia

Statistics: foreigners include 73% of passengers in Georgia’s airports

During the Jan-Oct 2018 period, three international airports of Georgia served more than 1.5 million foreign travelers – this number is 73 percent of the total number of passengers at airports in the country from January to October. This information is stated in the message published by the Georgian Airports Association under the Ministry of Economy, the Georgian media reported.

Volgograd – Tbilisi new flight to be launched

On December 18, 2018 the Volgograd International Airport and Ural Airlines, Russia, will launch a new regular flight to Tbilisi, Georgia.

Wizz Air denies report on flight W6 6412

Wizz Air denies the message that the number of air tickets sold for flight W6 6412 en route Milan Malpensa – Kutaisi scheduled for November 12 exceeded the number of available passenger seats on board the aircraft and calls it a false accusation.

Passengers from Georgia stuck at Milan airport

Up to 30 citizens of Georgia have been trying unsuccessfully to fly home from Milan airport for several hours, the Rustavi-2 TV company reported on November 13.

Indigo Airlines to connect Georgia with India by direct flight

According to TAV Georgia, the managing company of the international airports in Georgia’s Tbilisi and Batumi, the India’s largest airline, Indigo, plans to enter the civil aviation market of Georgia.

Air France plans to enter the Georgian civil aviation market

According to the Turkey’s TAV Georgia, the airport manager of Tbilisi International Airport, Georgia, Air France plans to enter the Georgian civil aviation market. According to the airport, the airline will operate flights en route Tbilisi – Paris since April 2019.

Ukraine’s SkyUp Airlines starts its flights to Georgia

Ukrainian low-cost SkyUp Airlines starts operating in the civil aviation market of Georgia, the country’s Civil Aviation Agency spread this information.

EU supports capacity building in aviation security for Georgian State Security Service

On November 5-8, 2018 an expert from the U.K. visited Georgia to conduct training courses for the Aviation Security Division of the country’s State Security Service.

Perm – Tbilisi flights fly with high load

According to the Perm International Airport, Russia, flights to Tbilisi take off with almost full load. On November 5, 2018 175 people flew to Georgia, on November 7 – 184 people, on November 9 – 172 people. The Boeing 737-800 plane totally has 189 passenger seats on board.

Passenger traffic at Georgian international airports increased by 23%

According to the Georgian Airports Association under the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, according to data for 10 months of 2018 (Jan-Oct), the airports of Georgia as a whole served 4,354,423 passengers, which is by 23% higher than for the same period last year (2017 – 3,550,711 passengers).