Category: Eastern Europe

Budapest spotting terrace to reopen 0

Budapest spotting terrace to reopen

Budapest Airport‘s spotting terrace is to be reopene following renovation work. The terrace is atop Terminal 2A, and was closed a few years ago when work was being carried out to expand the building....

Transaero receives second cargo TU-204 aircraft 0

Transaero receives second cargo TU-204 aircraft

Transaero Airlines continues to expand its cargo fleet with the addition of a second Tupolev TU-204-100C aircraft. The TU-204-100C, tail number RA64051, was delivered to the airline upon the completion of the technical acceptance...

SunExpress Leipzig Base 0

SunExpress Leipzig Base

One for the German spotters: SunExpress will base a Boeing 737-800 at Leipzig Halle Airport this summer. The Turkish airline will operate the aircraft on charter routes to Egypt, the Canary Islands, and Turkey....

Ryanair coming to Montenegro 0

Ryanair coming to Montenegro

Ryanair has announced it will begin serving Montenegro from June – its 29th country. Flights will launch 4x weekly from Brussels Charleroi to Podgorica from 20th June using Boeing 737-800 aircraft. It is unknown...

Transaero adds 12 Boeing 737-800s 0

Transaero adds 12 Boeing 737-800s

Transaero Airlines has singed a deal to lease 12 new Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The airline already operates a number of the type, and plans to start taking delivery of the new aircraft from 2015. Transaero...

Dubai World Central Airport will open to passengers in October 0

Dubai World Central Airport will open to passengers in October

Dubai World Central Airport has announced that it will open to passengers on 27 October, 2013. Construction of Dubai World Central’s passenger terminal building was completed in 2012. Upon opening, the new facility will...

Armavia bankrupt 0

Armavia bankrupt

Armavia, the struggling national airline of Armenia, has suspended operations. It will file for bankruptcy on Monday. The airline has been struggling financially for a number of months. It is not known whether a...

Last TU-154 handed over… yes, they were still in production! 0

Last TU-154 handed over… yes, they were still in production!

The last Tupolev TU-154 aircraft to be built will be handed over today, following a production run which started in 1970. The Russian airliner, which closely resembled the Boeing 727, was designed in the...

Transaero is growing Moscow Vnukovo Airport 0

Transaero is growing Moscow Vnukovo Airport

Transaero Airlines has announced a further mutual partnership with Moscow Vnukovo Airport. The airport recently opened its new Terminal A, which is one of the most modern and advanced terminals in Russia. Transaero already...