Top News on Donetsk

  • Scathing inquiry blames crew for Donetsk An-24 crash

    Ukrainian investigators have strongly criticised South Airlines' operations after finding that an unprepared crew allowed an Antonov An-24 to lose airspeed during approach before it crashed at Donetsk.

  • Other News for Donetsk

  • VIDEO: Crashed Ukrainian An-24 identified

    Ukrainian emergency situations ministry images from the scene of the South Airlines Antonov An-24 crash in Donetsk have...

  • Five killed after An-24 breaks up

    Ukraine's government has confirmed five fatalities from the Antonov An-24 crash at Donetsk airport. The country's...

  • Russian aviation safety agency finds 'inadequate training' led crew to stall Pulkovo Tu-154 in August Donetsk crash probe

    Russian investigators have concluded that a lack of adequate training in handling the Tupolev Tu-154 tri-jet at high...

  • News Listings for Donetsk

  • Flights suspended at Donetsk airport after reported raid

    News | 26 May 2014 09:35 | Graham Dunn

    Flights have been suspended today at Donetsk airport in the Ukraine amid reports that a group of armed separatists had entered the airport this morning amid continued political tensions in the region
  • UTair to scale down Ukrainian operation

    News | 06 May 2014 15:07 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​UTair’s Kiev-based Ukrainian arm is to focus its business on charter and codeshare flights.
  • Kharkiv adds Odessa base

    News | 29 Apr 2014 15:04 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Ukrainian leisure travel specialist Kharkiv Airlines is to start operating from Odessa International airport.
  • Ukrainian air transport feels effects of political crisis

    News | 25 Apr 2014 13:30 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ukrainian authorities have disclosed first-quarter figures giving the first indication of the effects of the political crisis on the country’s air transport industry.
  • Greek start-up Ellinair to receive first A319 in May

    News | 11 Mar 2014 16:40 | Oliver Clark

    New Greek airline Ellinair will take delivery of a wet-leased Airbus A319 later this year and plans to start new charter services to destinations in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine.
  • Wizz to open Budapest-Donetsk

    News | 31 Dec 2013 10:15

    ​Central European budget carrier Wizz Air is to open a connection between the Hungarian capital Budapest and the Ukrainian city of Donetsk.