Category: Russia

Transaero’s Italian invasion 1

Transaero’s Italian invasion

Russian airline Transaero has been focusing on Italy in its latest expansion plans. It recently inaugurated flights between Moscow Vnukovo and Rome Fiumicino, which now runs 5x weekly using Boeing 737 aircraft. The maiden flight was...

Alaska-Russia link resuming 0

Alaska-Russia link resuming

Yakutia Air is to re-establish an air link between Alaska and eastern Russia. The route, from Anchorage Ted Stevens International to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, will operate once weekly (on a Thursday morning) from 12 July. The airline...

Dreamliner Tour continues 0

Dreamliner Tour continues

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner World Tour continues with a bunch of new dates and airports over the next couple of weeks. You can see the aircraft at the following destinations: 26-31 March – Santiago, Chile...

Stored aircraft at Moscow Domodedovo Airport 0

Stored aircraft at Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Moscow Domodedovo Airport is probably the most modern in Russia, and is attracting a lot of airlines. As Russian airlines modernise, they are taking on a lot of Western aircraft types, and the older...

Russian National Aviation Center planned 0

Russian National Aviation Center planned

There are plans to build the National Aviation Center at Moscow’s Zhukovsky Airport (where the MAKS-11 air show has just been held). This plan has been put forward by the United Aircraft Corporation, and...

Moscow Domodedovo viewing gallery planned 3

Moscow Domodedovo viewing gallery planned

Moscow Domodedovo Airport is planning to build a viewing gallery on top of its new terminal, which is currently under construction. Although it won’t be ready for a few years, this is great news;...

Baltia Airlines – Coming to a sky near you! 0

Baltia Airlines – Coming to a sky near you!

Baltia Airlines is a new company which has been set up in the USA and aims to become the biggest US provider of trans-Atlantic flights between Eastern Europe and the USA. They’re currently based...

Aeroflot announce Sukhoi Superjet routes 0

Aeroflot announce Sukhoi Superjet routes

Aeroflot, the national carrier of Russia, has announced the routes it will fly its new homebuilt Sukhoi SSJ100 Superjet aircraft when entered into service. The are to start flying fro the airline from May...

Moscow Domodedovo Stored Aircraft List 0

Moscow Domodedovo Stored Aircraft List

Undoubtedly the highlight of most peoples’ spotting trips to Moscow or Russia are the large numbers of stored and rare Russian aircraft to be found. However, getting regular and accurate logs of what can...

Domodedovo Helping Spotters 1

Domodedovo Helping Spotters

This press release has recently been sent out by Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, indicating how helpful they are to the “star” spotters out there. ——————- Between June 18 and 19, Moscow International Airport Domodedovo, the...