UTair now flies from its Moscow Vnukovo hub to Minsk in Belarus.
Official Russian statistics now rank UTair as the country’s third-largest airline by passengers transported, but which geographical market is the airline’s stronghold? Which international country markets has it added this year? And of what types are the 77 new aircraft the airline has on order?
UTair of Russia now flies to Samarkand and Bukhara in Uzbekistan from Moscow Vnukovo.
Vladivostok Air becomes the ninth airline to compete for passengers between Moscow and St Petersburg.
UTair now flies to Tallinn Airport from its hub at Moscow Vnukovo, connecting the capitals of Russia and Estonia.
SkyExpress, the Russian low-cost carrier, now flies from Moscow Vnukovo to Gelendzhik.
It has been a very busy week with an entire 86 new routes launched. We have all the analysis – and the cakes – of routes ranging from Emirates’ 26th destination in Europe to LOT Polish Airlines’ fourth Ukrainian route. But which European airline launched routes to both Asia and South America? And which US airline became the first to serve Iceland? Don’t forget to download the spreadsheet for a full overview.
51 new routes were launched across the world in the last week, with Russian, German and Canadian airports represented the most. But which airport had 500 people celebrate the arrival of its first international passenger service? And in which country did three airlines launch domestic, regional services?
Russia’s leading airports growing by 27% in 2010; hosting World Cup in 2018 will bring fresh challenges
World Cup success, WikiLeaks revelations, and EU criticism of its aviation industry; it’s not been a dull time for Russia recently. But how are its airlines and airports actually performing in 2010? How does it differ from 2009?
WINTER SEASON PART II: 80 new routes!!! This week features full analysis of the big batch of new routes that launched in the last week. Which European capital city got four new routes with four different airlines? Great parties featured included British Airways’ London Gatwick to Cancun and RwandAir’s Kigali to Mombasa and Dubai.
Another relatively quiet week for new route launches. But we still have new routes involving airports in Brazil, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Latvia, Mozambique, Russia, South Africa, Sweden, the UK, the USA and Vietnam.