Category: Russia

UTair backs Moscow Yermolino Airport 0

UTair backs Moscow Yermolino Airport

UTair has signed an agreement with the regional government to develop Yermolino Aerodrome into another international airport for Moscow and the surrounding area. The facility is currently under utilised and lacking any significant infrastructure....

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,...

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...

UT Air to retire TU-154s by end of 2013 0

UT Air to retire TU-154s by end of 2013

Following from its recent aircraft orders, UT Air has now announced that it intends to retire its Tupolev TU-154 fleet by the end of 2013. The airline recently retired the TU-134 from mainline service,...

UT Air signs agreements for Russian-made aircraft 0

UT Air signs agreements for Russian-made aircraft

UT Air has signed two lease agreements with VEB-leasing to bring a number of new Russian-made regional jets to its fleet. One of the agreements is to finance six of the Sukhoi SSJ100 LR...