Category Archives: Aviation

U.S. Defense Chief Assails Russia’s ‘’Noncompliance’ With Open Skies Treaty

U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper assailed Russia and said he has concerns about the Treaty on Open Skies.

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Exclusive: ‘Made in Russia’ passenger jet finds a single buyer, Aeroflot

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s main home-grown passenger jet, the Sukhoi Superjet 100, conceived as a rival to Airbus, Bombardier and Embraer, has no confirmed orders this year beyond a long-standing deal with state carrier Aeroflot ALTR.MM, two sources told Reuters. The aircraft, which entered service in 2011 and was the first passenger jet built in Russia since the fall of

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BORYSPIL AIRPORT RANKED NO. 1 IN EUROPE FOR PASSENGER GROWTH

Aviation industry association ACI Europe has ranked Kyiv’s Boryspil International Airport as the continent’s number one airport in terms of passenger growth during 2019 in the 10-25 million passenger category as Ukraine’s air travel boom continues Kyiv’s Boryspil International Airport was Europe’s number one airport for passenger growth during 2019 among airports in the 10 to 25 million passenger category,

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Plane made emergency landing due to engine malfunction in Russia

15:32, 31 December 2019 It was plane of Ural Airlines Plane of Ural Airlines, flying from Novosibirsk to Moscow, made an emergency landing at the airport of Yekaterinburg due to a malfunction of one of the engines. TASS reports. “During the flight on the route Novosibirsk – Moscow, an indication of a malfunction of one of the engines was triggered. The aircraft commander decided

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The crashed Sheremetyevo Sukhoi SSJ100: were 41 people gassed to death?

Most of the 41 passengers who perished in the Russian Sukhoi Superjet (SSJ100) which crashed on landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport in May earlier this year, died as a result of fire heat and poisoning by fire by-products, a controversial report alleges. The revelations have come in an exclusive interview in the major Russian newspaper Kommersant Daily, given by the

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