Category: Eastern Europe

Ryanair granted Russia flights 1

Ryanair granted Russia flights

Ryanair has been granted access to fly to Russia from its Dublin base, following the likes of easyJet which started flying from the UK this year. Flights are likely to start in March 2014,...

Vueling adds Rome Fiumicino base 0

Vueling adds Rome Fiumicino base

Hot off the heels of its announcement about creating a hub at Brussels, Vueling has come up trumps again with the announcement that Rome Fiumicino Airport will also become a base from Summer 2014....

New Moscow airport planned at Ramenskoye 0

New Moscow airport planned at Ramenskoye

Plans are afoot to turn the airfield at Ramenskoye, 40km south east of Moscow, into a new passenger airport which is aimed primarily at low cost airlines. Currently Ramenskoye is used as a test...

Wizz Air starting Craiova base 0

Wizz Air starting Craiova base

Wizz Air is to open its 19th base at the Romanian airport of Craiova from 23 July 2014. It will serve the following routes from the airport: Barcelona, Bologna, Dortmund, Rome Ciampino. And increase...

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series 13

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series

Another aircraft I noticed that is starting to slip from the radar (SAS retired their last example last month after a long association with the type) is the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 series. This stretched...

Dubai World Central gains two new airlines 0

Dubai World Central gains two new airlines

The new Dubai World Central (also known as Dubai Al Maktoum) airport has had some positive news over the past few days as two airlines have announced their intention to fly routes to the...

Adria Airways setting up non-Slovenian bases 0

Adria Airways setting up non-Slovenian bases

Slovenian national carrier Adria Airways is looking to set up a number of hubs or focus cities at airports outside of its home country. The airline has already based a CRJ900 aircraft at Pristina...

6 airports that the CSeries will be a regular at 0

6 airports that the CSeries will be a regular at

Bombardier’s new CSeries regional airliner made its first flight in September so we thought we’d take a look at which airports the type will be a regular sight at once deliveries take place. So...

Etihad A321 routes 0

Etihad A321 routes

Etihad Airways will take delivery of its first Airbus A321 in December. This will be the first of 11 the airline has on order. They will initially fly on the following routes: Abu Dhabi...