aviation

Air traffic between Grozny and Turkey to increase

Air traffic between Grozny and Turkey to increase

UTair and Red Wings are planning to launch a number of new flights from Grozny (Northern) International Airport, including to Turkish cities, Interfax writes. The airport's press service specified that UTair will launch flights …

Media: UK to switch to jet fuel from vegetable oil

Media: UK to switch to jet fuel from vegetable oil

The UK is planning to produce "green" jet fuel made from used vegetable oil and other waste, the Daily Mail newspaper reported, citing senior industry officials. The Global Britain Commission, whose members are the heads …

Rossiya resumes flights to Kazakhstan

Rossiya resumes flights to Kazakhstan

Rossiya Airlines (Aeroflot Group) launches regular direct flights to Kazakhstan on April 23. "The program kicks off on April 23 by flights to Nur-Sultan, Atyrau and Almaty. In the coming days, the airline will start operating …

Flight restrictions in southern Russia extended until May 1

Flight restrictions in southern Russia extended until May 1

The Federal Air Transport Agency extended the temporary flight restriction at airports in the south and central part of Russia until May 1. "The regime of temporary flight restrictions at 11 Russian airports was extended until May …

Turkey to create another airline for Russian tourists

Turkey to create another airline for Russian tourists

Another airline designed to transport Russian tourists to Turkish resorts will be created in Turkey. According to AirportHaber, the new carrier will be based in Antalya. The Turkish Civil Aviation Authority's preliminary …

Details about new airline Silk Avia appeared

Details about new airline Silk Avia appeared

Silk Avia, which is being created by Uzbekistan Airports, will use French-Italian aircraft ATR 72-600. Currently, Uzbekistan Airports is in line to receive liners, Rano Dzuraeva, chairperson of the company's board, said. …

Red Wings to operate flights from Makhachkala to Urgench

Red Wings to operate flights from Makhachkala to Urgench

For the first time, the Russian airline Red Wings will connect Makhachkala and Uzbek Urgench with a direct flight, the Makhachkala airport's press service reported. "The first flight from the capital of Dagestan is scheduled …

U.S. cracks down on Russian airlines

U.S. cracks down on Russian airlines

The U.S. Commerce Department stepped up its crackdown against Russian airlines on Thursday, slapping Aeroflot, Azur Air, and UTair with enforcement actions for violating American export controls. The enforcement action denies the three …

USAF B-52 bombers fly 15-hour mission over Europe

USAF B-52 bombers fly 15-hour mission over Europe

B52 bombers conducted a 15-hour long-range mission over Europe and the Mediterranean sea on Tuesday. The United States Air Force planes were escorted by aircraft from Denmark, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy and United Kingdom. Two of …

AZAL to resume flights to Russia, media reports

AZAL to resume flights to Russia, media reports

Azerbaijan Airlines will resume flights on the Baku-Moscow-Baku route. According to the APA publication, flights will be carried out every day from May 31. It is worth adding that the departure from Baku to be at 10:40 local …