Ukraine: AirBaltic to resume Riga-Odesa flights

The Latvian airline AirBaltic will resume flights on the route Riga-Odesa-Riga from March 31, Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze wrote on Facebook. “Latvian airline AirBaltic from March 31 will resume flights on the route Riga-Odesa-Riga. The conference on the renewal of the route was held on March 13,”…

Georgia: top 3 destinations from Kutaisi Airport

Vienna, Rome, and Prague were the top three in demand directions from Georgia’s Kutaisi International Airport in February, announces United Airports of Georgia. After these three cities come Athens and Memmingen. In total Kutaisi Airport serviced 617,342 passengers in 2018, up by 52.5% YoY. United Airports of Georgia reported that 95% of Kutaisi airport passengers…

Kazakhstan: first batch of beef sent to Iran

Akmola region has sent the first batch of beef to Iran. “Astana Agroproduct LLP, situated in Korgalzhyn district, Akmola region, for the first time ever has concluded a contract to deliver meat products to Iran. The company’s meat products conform to the highest Halal standards,” Deputy Governor of Akmola region Marat Igaliyev said. Another batch…

Kyrgyzstan: gold lifts economy in February 2019

Economic results of Kyrgyzstan’s development have been encouraging for the second month in a row. GDP is growing, as is the industry. But the prices, on the contrary, fell slightly. According to the National Statistical Committee of Kyrgyzstan, in January-February, Kyrgyzstan’s GDP amounted to 63,09.3 billion soms, up by 4.9% YoY. In February, the economic…

Ukraine: UIA welcomes first Embraer 195

On March 12, Ukraine International Airlines welcomed to its fleet a medium-haul Embraer-195. The plane received the registration number UR-EMG and became the 6th aircraft of the Embraer brand in the UIA fleet. The aircraft accommodates 116 passengers in a two-class cabin configuration, i.e. Business and Economy Class. Therefore, passengers will be able to enjoy…