Boeing purchases the first products of Georgian aircraft composite parts

Aero-Structure Technologies Cyclone (ATC), a joint venture between Israeli company Elbit Cyclone and Georgia’s Partnership Fund, issued the first document on the purchase of products. The first products made in Georgia were made for the Boeing Company.

The second phase begins to construct new terminal at Georgia’s Kutaisi International Airport

The second phase has started to construct a new terminal building at Kutaisi International Airport, Georgia, which provides for the overlapping of the building frame and facade work.

Why did the passengers of the Almaty – Dubai flight wait for their flight more than a day?

The Kazakhstan’s Almaty International Airport explained the reasons for the delay in flight to Dubai, as its passengers were waiting for departure more than a day, according to the Kazinform News Agency.

Somon Air tells details of emergency landing of its aircraft in Tajikistan’s Dushanbe

The plane that was flying to Moscow, Russia, made an emergency landing in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, due to a malfunction, the Somon Air’s Press Service reported.

BOEING, AERION to launch the first supersonic business jet

The U.S. aircraft manufacturer Boeing, in partnership with Aerion, has begun construction of the first commercial supersonic passenger aircraft. It is planned that the Aerion AS2 business jet will make the first flight in 2023, New Atlas writes.

Kazakhstan to be provided with domestic aviation fuel by 80%

Kazakhstan will increase production of aviation fuel and its volume will cover 80% of the demand this year, the Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek announced.

Blizzard in Astana delays flight to Frankfurt

Astana – Frankfurt flight is delayed, Kazinform cites the press service of the Civil Aviation Committee.

Yanair starts selling its air tickets for summer flights to Georgia

Yanair Airlines, Ukraine, opened the sale of its air tickets for summer navigation flights, which will begin on March 31, 2019, according to PZT.

Flights delayed at airports of Astana and Almaty

The airports in Astana and Almaty, Kazakhstan, are operating normally, but a number of flights are delayed. Due to adverse weather conditions, additional time is required for the de-icing treatment of liners.

When will sales of airline tickets begin on FLY ARYSTAN low-cost flights?

Zhenis Kassymbek, Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development, Kazakhstan, told about the launch of the first low-cost airline in Kazakhstan named Fly Arastan.

Manas International Airport in Bishkek operates normally

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The Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, is operating normally, the airport press service reported.

Bomb report at Kyrgyzstan’s Osh International Airport – three flights delayed

Three flights were delayed due to a message about an explosive device at Osh International Airport, Kyrgyzstan, the Manas International Airport OJSC informed 24.kg.

Message about bomb at Manas International Airport received from abroad

The message about the bomb in the Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, was received by E-mail from one of the airlines, the Kyrgyz National Security Committee reported.

Bomb at Bishkek’s Manas International Airport not found

A bomb was not found at Manas international airport. The press center of the State Committee for National Security of Kyrgyzstan reported.

Bomb threat at Manas airport. No flight delays reported

There are no flight delays at Manas International Airport in connection with the bomb threat call. Manas International Airport company informed 24.kg news agency.

Passenger traffic at airports in Georgia increased by 25%

According to the Georgian Airports Association, in January 2019, Georgian airports served a total of 324,554 passengers. This figure is 25% higher than last year’s similar data – 259,612 passengers.

Evacuation begins at Bishkek’s Manas International Airport, as telephone call received about explosive device

A massive evacuation of people has begun at the Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, eyewitnesses reported to 24.kg.

Flights to four major destinations to be launched – Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan

Zhenis Kassymbek, Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development, Kazakhstan, told about the launch of new flights, Tengrinews.kz reports.

Air Astana passenger dies during flight

On Sunday, February 3, 2019, a passenger died on the flight of Air Astana, Kazakhstan, as the plane was flying from New Delhi, India, to Almaty, Kazakhstan, the Almaty International Airport reported on Facebook.

Uzbekistan Airways reduces the cost of its air tickets down to EUR 100 for flights to Moscow

Uzbekistan Airways has launched a campaign to reduce the cost of its air tickets for Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Moscow, Russia, flights, Podrobno.uz reports.

Russia’s Red Wings to launch Moscow – Batumi flight

Starting from June 2, 2019, Red Wings, Russia, will start operating its Moscow, Russia – Batumi, Georgia, flight and flights to Pula, Croatia, are expected to start since June 1, 2019, according to the air carrier’s press service.

Turkmenistan Airlines to suspend flights to Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has suspended Turkmenistan Airlines flights to and from the EU pending confirmation that it meets international air safety standards, Trend reports referring to the website of the UK government.

The BOEING Company to take part in NAIS-2019 as conference partner

Boeing will take part in the Sixth National Exhibition of Civil Aviation Infrastructure as a partner of the Digital Aircraft Technologies and Aircraft Lifecycle Management and Airworthiness Issues forum sessions, as well as the company will present several reports to the audience on the topics of the sessions.

Kazakhstan’s Almaty International Airport becomes member of ACI

Kazakhstan’s Almaty International Airport has become a member of the Airports Council International (ACI), which is the only global airport trade mission in the world.

Fog at airport in Kyrgyzstan’s Osh and some flights delayed

Because of the fog at the airport in Osh, southern Kyrgyzstan, departure of several flights was delayed, according to the Manas International Airport.

Uzbekistan Airways transports the first visa-free tourist from Italy

A tourist arrived in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, by Uzbekistan Airways’ Milan – Tashkent flight, which became the first guest who arrived from Italy in Uzbekistan without a visa.

Kata Air Sudan aircraft caused chassis smoke when landing at Kazakhstan’s Almaty

When the Kata Air Sudan aircraft landed at the Kazakhstan’s Almaty International Airport on Sunday its chassis began to smoke, but there were no casualties, the Civil Aviation Committee of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development (MIID) of Kazakhstan reported.

Kazakhstan’s SCAT Airlines plans to launch its flights to Mongolia, the Czech Republic and Saudi Arabia and continues to develop hub in Astana

In June 2019, SCAT Airlines, Kazakhstan, will launch its direct flight en route Astana – Ulan Bator, linking the capitals of Kazakhstan and Mongolia. This was reported by the air carrier’s PR service in response to a request from Forbes.kz.

Uzbekistan Airways’ campaign for Vladivostok – Tashkent flights and airfare reduction for Tashkent – Almaty – Tashkent flights

Special prices for Vladivostok – Tashkent flight tickets for the period from February 9th through March 30 mean discounts on all classes of booking.

The first agricultural drone registered in Georgia

The first drone for agricultural purposes has been registered in the civilian pilotless aircraft registry of the Civil Aviation Agency under the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia.

Hajj 2019. Airfare for Kyrgyzstan pilgrims to cost US $ 1,550

In 2019, Flynas Airlines will be in charge of transporting pilgrims performing the hajj to Mecca, according to the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Kyrgyzstan.

Kazakhstan, U.S. keen to launch direct flights

The Civil Aviation Committee is close to signing the air service agreement between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the U.S., Kazinform has learnt from the Committee.

TAV GEORGIA: Negotiations with Georgian Ministry of Economy to expand airport in Batumi suspended

The Georgian Minister of Economy announced the expansion of airports in Adjara and Tbilisi, including at new locations, but TAV GEORGIA, the operator of the airports in Tbilisi and Batumi, does not have information about this.

Advantageous travelling with Buta Airways mobile app easier now

Henceforth, all owners of Android-based smartphones (version 5.0 and higher), as well as iPhones (iOS 9.0 and higher) can download Buta Airways official mobile app.

Svetlana Maliuk leads AMADEUS regional team to work with airlines in Russia and CIS

Amadeus, the leading provider of information technology for the global tourism and transport industry, has announced the appointment of Svetlana Maliuk to the position of Head of Sales and Account Management. Svetlana will be based in the Moscow office of Amadeus and will oversee commercial work with airlines in Russia and the CIS.

By 2035, the volume of air travel will double in the world – ICAO

Investments in developing air transport will pay off handsomely in the near future. After all, according to forecasts, the volume of transportation of air passengers and air freights will more than double by 2035, according to the President of the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) Council, Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu.

Plans to launch Kyzylorda – Antalya flight

There are plans to launch an international charter flight from Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan, to Antalya, Turkey, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Tajikistan – Ukraine air links resumption issues discussed in Dushanbe

Tajikistan and Ukraine discussed the current state and prospects of bilateral cooperation in the transport and infrastructure sectors.

Chamber of Accounts of Tajikistan to check Tajik Air only in 12 months

The Chamber of Accounts of Tajikistan plans to conduct an audit of the state air carrier, Tajik Air, only next year.

Over 1,600 flights cancelled due to anomalous cold weather and snowfall in the U.S.

Snowfalls and frosts on Wednesday resulted the cancellation of more than 1,600 and the delay of 611 flights at the airports of the Midwest USA, according to the FlightAware website that monitors the movement of aircraft, Trend reported, citing TASS.

Over 40 flights cancelled and delayed at Russia’s Moscow airports due to heavy snow

Twenty flights were delayed and 21 flights were cancelled at airports in the Russian capital city due to snowfall, Trend reports with reference to Russia’s RIA Novosti.

No airline agrees to organize Iran – Kyrgyzstan direct flights – Iranian ambassador to Kyrgyzstan

The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Kyrgyz Republic, Ali Mojtaba Ruzbehani said that one of the problems in cooperation between Iran and Kyrgyzstan includes the lack of a direct flight.

Boeing’s net profit for 2018 increased by 24%

The net profit of the Boeing Co., USA, the world’s largest manufacturers of aviation, space and military equipment, increased by 24% year-on-year in 2018, reaching US $10.46 billion, according to the company.

Kazakhstan likely to launch flight to Japan this year

Kazakhstan is planning to launch direct flight to Japan this year, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Civil Aviation Committee of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development.

AZAL’s new campaign: Baku – Istanbul – Baku only for EUR 169

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announces a new campaign for Baku – Istanbul – Baku flights, Trend reports with reference to the press service of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC.

Turkish Airlines announces new destinations to be launched in 2019, regular flights to Mexico among them

Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries and international destinations than any other airline in the world, will launch its inaugural flight to Mexico on August 21, 2019 with a triangle route from Istanbul (IST) to Mexico City (MEX) and Cancun (CUN).

Japan Airlines tops Airline Reliability Rating

Japan Airlines has become the most reliable airline worldwide according to the Get Going insurance provider, Buying Business Travel Russia reported with reference to Get Going.

Buta Airways to launch Baku – Odessa direct flight

On May 16, 2019, Buta Airways, the low-cost air carrier registered in Azerbaijan, will launch its new flight en route Baku, Azerbaijan – Odessa, Ukraine. Flights from the Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport to Ukraine will be operated twice a week on the Embraer 190 aircraft according to the following flight schedule:

Nazarbayev commissions domestic airlines to launch flights to U.S. and Japan

The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has set a new task to the domestic airlines at today’s governmental meeting, Kazinform reports.

Direct regular flights from Kazakhstan to Saudi Arabia may be launched in Spring 2019

As part of the preparatory work to organize the Hajj for Kazakhstani pilgrims, the Kazakh delegation met with the General Authority of Civil Aviation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Jeddah, Kazinform reports with reference to the Civil Aviation Committee, Kazakhstan.

Uzbekistan Airways introduces its second frequency for Tashkent – Mineral Waters – Tashkent flight

Uzbekistan Havo Yollari (Uzbekistan Airways) introduces its second frequency for the international flight en route Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Mineral Waters, Russia – Tashkent since April 1, 2019.

Buta Airways to change rules for check-in and seating of passengers

Starting from February 1, the rules for check-in and seating of passengers will be changed on all flights of Buta Airways.

Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia: We have serious tasks in connection with the airports of Tbilisi and Batumi

We have to perform serious tasks in connection with the airports in Tbilisi and Batumi, Georgian Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Georgy Kobulia said at the ‘Georgia and the World 2019’ conference in Tbilisi.

Plans to expand airport in Georgia’s Kutaisi

In 2019, the Georgian authorities plan to expand the Kutaisi International Airport in Georgia to be four times larger, the Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Georgy Kobulia said at the ‘Georgia and the World 2019’ conference.

Foreign airlines can now use the services of airports in Kyrgyzstan, – Civil Aviation Agency

Foreign airlines can now use the services of airports in Kyrgyzstan, Tagay Abdysatarov, chief expert for civil aviation development and legal support, Kyrgyz Civil Aviation Agency (CAA), said during the round table on amendments to the Air Code today, January 29, 2019.

ICAO decided to keep Kyrgyzstani airlines in EU’s blacklist: Expert

Kyrgyzstani airlines will remain in the EU’s blacklist by decision of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), aviation expert and pilot Mamat Nazarov said during the round-table discussion of the amendments to the Air Code of Kyrgyzstan.

Open Skies policy. Prices for air tickets not to fall in Kyrgyzstan

One should not expect price reductions after the entry into force of amendments to the Air Code of Kyrgyzstan. The deputy of the Parliament Almazbek Ergeshov said at a round table discussion.

Open Skies policy. State should support domestic airlines in Kyrgyzstan

After adoption of amendments to the Air Code, domestic airlines found themselves in a difficult situation. Representative of Air Manas airline, Daniyar Arynov, told at a round table discussion.

Open Skies policy to have negative impact on Kyrgyz airlines

The Open Skies policy will have a negative impact on domestic airlines, the former CEO of the Kyrgyz Civil Aviation Agency (CAA) Ermek Omuraliev said at the round table on amendments to the Air Code.

Hajj 2019. Only one application submitted for transportation of pilgrims

Headquarters for preparation for Hajj under the Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of Kyrgyzstan announced an end of the competition for the transportation of pilgrims among airlines.