News Listings for Tivat

  • Ryanair network expands into Montenegro

    News | 24 Apr 2013 17:28

    Ryanair is to open a route from Podgorica to Brussels Charleroi. From 20 June, the Irish budget airline will operate a four-times-weekly service between...
  • Montenegro plans sale

    News | 11 Apr 2005 23:00

    <p>Government-owned flag carrier Montenegro Airlines is to be privatised by year-end, writes Igor Salinger in Podgorica. </p> <p>The government, which controls 99.5% of the company, plans the sale to finance the airline's development. It is likely that it will retain a controlling share.</p> <p>Montenegro Airlines recently put its fifth Fokker 100 into service to cope with the increased demand projected for the summer season. It has begun a weekly Podgorica-Paris flight, with Tivat-Paris also being introduced. </p> <p>Rajko Uskokovic, Montenegro Airlines head of planning, says the Paris route was opened due to high demand from French tour operators. </p>
  • Aviogenex’s low-cost launch turns up the heat on Jat

    News | 04 Apr 2005 23:00

    Serbian charter carrier teams up with Delta Holding to create new budget airline
  • JAT Yugoslav Airlines plans to shed non-core assets in major shake-up

    News | 11 Feb 2003 00:00

    <p>IGOR SALINGER / BELGRADE</p> <p>JAT Yugoslav Airlines is to undergo a major restructuring over the next four years as the carrier refocuses on its airline operations and sheds a raft of non-core subsidiaries.</p> <p>The break up of the flag carrier has been approved by the government of Serbia and Montenegro, says JAT general manager Predrag Vujovic. The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia ceased to exist on 4 February and is being replaced by the Union of Serbia and Montenegro - a hybrid state consisting of the two former Yugoslav republics.</p> <p>The formerly JAT-owned Tivat and Podgorica airports have already been handed over to the Montenegrin government; next to go will be the airline's ground handling business at Belgrade Airport, two Belgrade hotels due to be privatised in April, and apartments in Kopaonik, which are to be sold by the end of 2003. The agricultural, ground handling, catering, fuel supply and general aviation divisions are also set for divestment.</p> <p>Over
  • Routes

    News | 08 Jul 2002 23:00

    <p>KLM and Aer Europa have signed a codeshare agreement in a move that could lead to the Spanish independent carrier joining the Dutch airline's global alliance. The two airlines are sharing codes on 11 Spanish domestic flights beyond the gateways of Madrid and Barcelona. </p> <p>CSA Czech Airlines has increased its services between Prague and Birmingham, UK, to six flights weekly, with services operating daily except Saturdays. </p> <p>Continental Connection carrier CommutAir has begun four daily flights between Albany, New York, and Montreal, using a Raytheon Beech 1900. </p> <p>Spanish airline Chartair Express has acquired an ATR 42 convertible freighter which it is using to launch domestic cargo services. Based in Palma de Mallorca, the aircraft will start charter operations from 30 July. </p> <p>UK low-cost airline Bmibaby has named Cardiff International Airport as its second base. The East Midlands Airport-based airline will initially locate at least two Boeing 737s at the ai
  • Routes

    News | 27 May 2002 23:00

    Royal Jordanian Airlines will start twice-weekly services on 2 June from Amman to Khartoum in Sudan. The new route follows the launch in early May of an Aeroflot codeshare to Moscow. BWIA West Indies Airways will start flying twice a week from its hub in Port of Spain, Trinidad, to Manchester via Barbados on 26 July. The service will initially be flown by a Lockheed L1011-500 and later by Airbus A340-300s due to be delivered this year. LanChile has agreed to codeshare with Qantas on the thrice-weekly service between Santiago and Sydney via Auckland. Starting 1 July, the service will be operated by LanChile A340s. Pan American Airways will begin daily Boeing 727-200 flights from Miami and San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on 30 May. After a three-year hiatus, Varig will reinstate three-weekly flights between Rio de Janeiro and New York Kennedy on4 July, using a Boeing 767-300. Dublin-based Aer Arann Express is launching a twice-daily service from Cork t