Airlines News

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:51:36 GMT


Russia begins Transaero audit; cites safety concerns
Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, has started an unscheduled audit at Transaero Airlines due to the deterioration of its financial situation. Rosaviatsia said an unsatisfactory financial state can create additional safety risks ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 05:08:39 GMT

Korea IT Times (press release)

Korean Air Receives Award from Russian Business Travel
Korea IT Times (press release)
Korean Air recently ranked second in the area of "Business passenger" from Russian Business Travel & MICE 2015. The magazine selects outstanding travel and tourism businesses including airlines, hotels, conference and travel agency every year. Russia's ...

Tue, 06 Oct 2015 21:39:09 GMT

UIA president outlines airport alternatives for Russia airline bans
Ukrainian Journal (subscription)
KIEV, Oct. 5 – Transit airports for air communications between Ukraine and Russia after the introduction of sanctions against airlines by the two countries could be airports of Minsk, Riga and Chisinau, Ukraine International Airlines President Yuriy ...

Tue, 06 Oct 2015 19:38:27 GMT

Transaero bankruptcy could cut 27 percent of Boeing 747 passenger orders
Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)
The pending bankruptcy of Russia's second-largest airline, Transaero, could ripple around the world to be a big problem for Boeing (NYSE: BA) Everett. Transaero is one of the few airlines that has ordered Boeing's beleaguered 747-8i, the passenger ...

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Mon, 05 Oct 2015 22:10:15 GMT

NATO denounces Russia for violating Turkish airspace
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - In a signal of new tensions raised by Moscow's airstrikes in Syria, NATO denounced Russia on Monday for "irresponsible behavior" after its warplanes violated Turkish airspace, and Turkey warned that any future aerial intruder ...

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Mon, 05 Oct 2015 17:34:19 GMT

Russia's Second-Largest Airline to Cease Operations
Travel Market Report
Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia, suspended sales of tickets on Transaero, Russia's second-largest airline. The carrier will cease operations on Dec. 15. All tickets for flights on or after Dec. 15 will be canceled, including those ...

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Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:04:22 GMT

Kyiv Post

Ukraine International Airlines to increase flight frequency, freight capacity ...
Kyiv Post
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA, Kyiv), the largest airline in the country, as a result of the ban on flights between Ukraine and Russia, is planning to increase the frequency of flights to Minsk for transit traffic between the countries and ...

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