Top News on Kazan

  • Tatarstan Airlines faces threat of grounding

    ​Russia’s federal aviation authority is looking to ground Tatarstan Airlines after an inspection of the carrier discovered a number of operational problems.

  • Other News for Kazan

  • Pakistan receives last upgraded F-16s

    ​Turkish Aerospace Industries has delivered its last four modernised Lockheed Martin F-16A/Bs to the Pakistan air...

  • Tatarstan crash spurs training centre probe

    ​Russia’s federal Investigative Committee is putting pressure on the country’s aviation regulator Rosaviatsia over...

  • No survivors from Tatarstan 737 crash

    ​Russia’s emergencies ministry has confirmed 50 fatalities from the accident at Kazan involving a Tatarstan Airlines...

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  • Russia liberalises air services deal Czech Republic

    News | 10 Sep 2014 14:36 | Tom Zaitsev

    Russia and the Czech Republic have reached a wide-ranging agreement to liberalise bilateral air services between the countries.
  • Pakistan receives last upgraded F-16s

    News | 08 Sep 2014 13:13 | Tolga Ozbek

    ​Turkish Aerospace Industries has delivered its last four modernised Lockheed Martin F-16A/Bs to the Pakistan air force, concluding a “Peace Drive 2” programme signed in 2009.
  • ANALYSIS: Russian Helicopters looks to civil market for renewed lift

    News | 12 Aug 2014 08:43 | Dominic Perry

    If you wanted proof that undoubted success in the military segment does not automatically translate into the civil sphere then you could look no further than Russian Helicopters. While its military products are in some cases class-leading – whatever you think of the Mi-17’s appearance it continues to sell in droves – the company’s two latest civil developmental programmes are showing teething troubles. The Ka-62, a 6.5t rotorcraft that features a great deal of Western content, is slipping ever later. First flight was originally due last year, but that has now been pushed into the second half of 2014. And the Mi-38, a 15.6t helicopter that made its first flight in 2003, has been crawling incrementally closer to certification.
  • ANALYSIS: Will sanctions affect Russia's aerospace integration with the West?

    News | 08 Aug 2014 09:43 | Murdo Morrison

    ​At first glance, the Russian presence at this year’s Farnborough reflected the confidence of the country’s resurgent aerospace sector, and the value with which its key players regard the biennial air show. All the industry’s big names had sizeable chalets or stands, including United Aircraft (UAC), the holding company for most of the country’s aircraft brands, as well as Russian Helicopters and defence export agency Rosonboronexport. UAC company Irkut had its own exhibition area for a mock-up of the in-development MC-21 narrowbody, while another subsidiary, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC), had two Superjet 100s on static display with its Italian partner Superjet International.
  • Orenair to carry Dobrolet passengers after grounding

    News | 05 Aug 2014 13:11 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Russia's Orenair has undertaken to transport passengers hit by the grounding of Dobrolet.
  • FARNBOROUGH: Aeroflot expects new Russian LCCs to follow Dobrolet

    News | 16 Jul 2014 16:09 | Oliver Clark

    New low-cost airlines will begin appearing in Russia following changes to national legislation and the start of operations by Aeroflot low-cost arm Dobrolet, the flag carrier’s chief executive Vitaly Saveliev predicts.