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Sheremetyevo Airport has added two new dining spots at the gate area of Terminal D according to Russia Tourism News. Both restaurants are located next to Gates 16 and 17 , and available 24 hours a day. Contemporary sports bar O’Learys offers travelers a wide range of all-time favorite bar...
The Board of Directors of Russia’s national flag carrier Aeroflot has approved the company’s new growth strategy until 2023, aiming to serve 100 million passengers in the next five years, RBK reported. In 2017, the group carried 50.1 million passengers, putting Aeroflot in Europe’s top five legacy and among the global 20...
OAG Aviation Worldwide ranked the most punctual airlines and airports in the world for 2018, Izvestya reported. The report shows that Panamanian company Copa Airlines had the least delays and discrepancies with the schedule during 2018. The top 10 airlines also include Latvian airBaltic, Qatar Airways and the Dutch KLM....
Russian company S7 Airlines said it would ground Boeing 737 Max 8 airlines starting from Wednesday following two crashes of the same airplane model in the past five months, including an Ethiopian Airlines plane this week, TASS news agency reported. "S7 Airlines made a decision to suspend operations of Boeing 737...
Russian billionaire Konstantin Strukov continues the construction works on the 5-star hotel in the bay of Dobra Luka in Montenegro, Radio Jadran reports. Works at the 8,000 square meter site began in March this year, and the completion is scheduled for June 2019, the report says. The hotel is...
Aeroflot has congregated all of its domestic operations at the new Terminal B at its Sheremetyevo (IATA code: SVO) Moscow hub airport, with some 400 daily federal flights operating from the terminal from mid-November 2018, Russian Aviation Insider reported. Russia’s national carrier has completed the transfer of all of its...
Space tourists who plan to carry out a suborbital flight from Russia won’t need long training, with preparation possible in just one day, the head of Russian company CosmoCourse Pavel Pushkin has said, according to TASS news agency. CosmoCourse wants to engage in space tourism from 2025, with plans underway...
Russia’s national air carrier, Aeroflot, has launched its 2019 summer timetable, which features 159 destinations (up from 146 a year ago), Interfax reported. The airline’s destinations include 58 cities within Russia and 101 in 53 other countries around the world, in the upcoming summer season. The IATA summer season kicked off...
Russia's S7 Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX via a lease with Air Lease Corp. (ALC), RusTurismNews.com reports. S7, operated by Globus Airlines, becomes the first Russian airline to fly the new and improved 737 airplane. The company plans to take 10 more 737 MAX jets over...
Russia’s civil aviation watchdog Rosaviatsiya has said that a debt-ridden travel operator, whose Russian customers have been unable to return home from China, has issued falsified itinerary receipts to some of them. According to Sergei Izvolsky, a spokesman for the agency and tour operator Pearl River, the Russian authorities were...