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  • Russia breaks off air links to Georgia amid hostilities

    <P>Russia has reimposed a ban on all flights to Georgia in the wake of an escalating armed conflict between the two nations over South Ossetia. </P> <P>The Russian transport ministry issued an order that air services with Georgia must be halted from 9 August.</P> <P>The two sides had only restored bilateral air links in March after an 18 months break as a result of mounting political tensions. </P> <P>Under the new directive, Aeroflot and S7 Airlines promptly cancelled 10 scheduled weekly flights to the Georgian capital Tbilisi. </P> <P>Their counterparts AirZena Georgian Airways and National Airlines were barred from providing 10 regular services to Moscow.</P> <P>Georgian operator TAM Air has had to abandon plans to begin serving Russian cities Sochi, Rostov-on-Don and MinVody from Tbilisi and Batumi.</P> <P>S7 Airlines is reported to have changed the route plan of its Moscow-Yerevan scheduled flights to bypass Georgia's air space and use that of neighbouring Azerbaijan.</P> <

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  • Wizz closes down Ukrainian division

    News | 26 Mar 2015 11:43 | Michael Gubisch

    Central European budget carrier Wizz Air is dissolving its Ukrainian subsidiary and reducing its operations to the conflict-riven country.
  • Wizz adds Hungary-Georgia link

    News | 06 Oct 2014 11:53 | Oliver Clark

    ​Wizz Air has started twice-weekly services between Budapest airport and Kutaisi, Georgia.
  • Aeroflot to resume Tbilisi flights after Russia-Georgia air deal

    News | 29 Sep 2014 17:54 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Aeroflot is to begin daily flights between Moscow and Tblilisi at the end of next month as one of several airlines to operate on the route following the restoration of air links between Russia and Georgia after a six-year suspension.
  • ​Ukraine​’s Dniproavia to add services from Kharkov

    News | 30 May 2014 10:24 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Ukrainian operator Dniproavia is resuming expansion of its summer schedule by shifting its capacity to Kharkov.
  • ​FL Technics expands line maintenance network

    News | 05 Dec 2013 11:07 | Michael Gubisch

    FL Technics is opening line maintenance stations in Georgia, Ukraine and Libya.
  • Wizz Air to serve Israel from Ukraine

    News | 27 Nov 2013 13:40

    Wizz Air's Ukrainian division is to open a route from Lviv to Tel Aviv on 1 May 2014.