All Somon Air articles

  • L-410-c-Julian Herzog Creative Commons

    Tajikistan’s Somon Air considers possible L-410 acquisition


    Tajik carrier Somon Air appears to be considering potential acquisition of Let Aircraft Industries L-410s for regional operations. Somon Air says a delegation from the airline has conducted a familiarisation visit to the Czech plant of the company. It says representatives aimed to become acquainted with the production process of ...

  • Somon Air 737-800-c-Dmitriy Pichugin Creative Commons

    Tajikistan's Somon to lease additional 737-800s


    Tajikistan’s Somon Air has introduced one of a pair of Boeing 737-800s which the carrier has agreed to lease from US-based Aviation Capital Group. The agreement will increase the airline’s fleet to six jets, comprising four 737-800s and two -900s. Somon Air says the first aircraft under the lease deal ...

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    Tajikistan's Somon Air signs for E2 lease


    Tajik carrier Somon Air is to lease a pair of Embraer 190-E2 re-engined regional jets, moving away from its current all-Boeing 737 fleet.

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    Somon Air forced to cut Russian services in permits row


    ​Tajikistan's Somon Air has suspended a number of Russian routes in a deepening political spat between the two sides.

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    CAAC bars eight carriers from adding flights into China


    The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has barred eight carriers from adding scheduled services, charters and making new route applications into China for the next few months.