{:en}Lithuanian Avia Solutions Group has bought Bluebird cargo airline Nordic

{:en} Lithuanian private multidisciplinary Avia Solutions group (ASG) announced the acquisition of Icelandic, Bluebird cargo airlines Nordic (code IATA: BF). Purchase operator, based in Keflavik airport (code IATA: KEF), will expand business opportunities ASG as in wet lease (ACMI) and in the field of transportation. The need to purchase The acquisition of Bluebird Nordic took […]

{:en}Carrier Sigma Airlines registered in Kazakhstan, the first Boeing 747

{:en} Kazakhstan private airline Sigma Airlines has added to its fleet of wide-body cargo aircraft Boeing 747-222B(SF). In December 2019, it is entirely registered in the national register of civil aircraft, said JSC “Aviation administration of Kazakhstan” (AAK). The regulator said that B-747 airline Sigma was the first machine of this type for the Kazakh […]

{:en}Air France began testing unmanned baggage tractor

{:en} Air France at the airport of Toulouse Blagnac (France; IATA code TLS) began testing an unmanned tractor is designed to deliver the Luggage to the plane. To work in the test mode, the machine started on 15 November. Baggage tractor has the working title of Autonom Tract AT135. It is equipped with electric drive, […]

{:en}Beluga XL manufactured by Airbus certified by EASA

{:en} The European aviation safety Agency (EASA) has certified a specialized cargo aircraft increased the capacity of the Beluga XL manufactured by Airbus. Beluga XL is created on the basis of wide-body aircraft A330-200 to provide transportation primarily in the interests of the A350 program. Aircraft equipped with Trent 700 engines for the production of […]

{:en}E-commerce: new challenges for airports

{:en} According to the statistical studies of the global volume of cross-border trade is growing annually by about 15%. In accordance with research by McKinsey & Company for 2017, about 80% of cross-border B2C shipments are delivered by air transport. To participate in a growing business want to not only airlines but also airports. However, […]

{:en}”Iraero” put on the CIS and the far East

{:en} Production performance of “Iraero” for eight months of 2019 indicate that the volume of cargo airlines are declining as the market in General. The decline was 18% and reached the level of 2470 tons, of which about 280 tonnes — mail. The most popular destinations in this case, the line connecting the regional centers […]

{:en}PHOTO: the Tu-204 “Aviastar-TU” has received a new livery

{:en} In Moscow’s Vnukovo airport, October 12 was seen the Tu-204 cargo airline “Aviastar-TU” in the new livery. The aircraft with registration number RA-64032 replaced the traditional for the Russian carrier is light gray with orange trim livery in blue and white. In addition, the fuselage of the aircraft appears Cainiao. Cainiao Smart Logistics Network […]

{:en}Airline “Ukraine-Aerolinas” has banned flights

{:en} The Ministry of transport of Ukraine from October 5, suspended the air operator certificate of the airline “Ukraine-Aerolinas” after the disaster of the cargo An-12БК near Lviv. “By order of the state aviation service of Ukraine on 4 October 2019 no. 1334 suspended from 00:00 on 5 October 2019, the certificate of the operator […]

{:en}Near Lviv crashed cargo An-12БК

{:en} Cargo plane An-12БК operated by the airline “Ukraine-Aerolinas” and EN route from the Spanish city of Vigo to Istanbul, crashed on the morning of 4 October during a landing approach in airport of the Ukrainian Lviv. The result of an aircraft accident five people died. Upon an air crash criminal case is brought. Antonov […]

{:en}CargoLogic Germany received the air operator certificate

{:en} Associated with the Russian group “Volga-Dnepr” the German air cargo carrier, CargoLogic Germany (CLG) has received an operator certificate from the civil aviation authority of Germany (Luftfahrt-Bundesamt, LBA). Company CLG has applied for the certificate of the operator in the last year (it was assumed that the certificate will be issued in April 2019), […]