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October 5, 2015, 11:55 AM

Russia Prepares for Likely Loss of Transaero

Plans underway to create United Airlines Russia through merger of Rossiya, DonAvia and Orenburg Airlines

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Sep 8, 2015 - 10:43 AM
Plans for more strikes to target short-haul services
Sep 8, 2015 - 9:36 AM
Higher max takeoff weight increases range to 7,250 nautical miles
Sep 2, 2015 - 12:27 PM
Headquarters consolidation, relocation of maintenance facility among changes proposed by new parent company
Sep 2, 2015 - 9:47 AM
Company expects to finish final aircraft-level ground testing and inspection by end of this month
Sep 1, 2015 - 3:33 PM
Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market
Sep 1, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Fear secondment plan will further delay promotions
DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter
Aug 31, 2015 - 3:45 PM
The Air Line Pilots Association supports legislation that would give the FAA more power to regulate recreational drones.
Aug 31, 2015 - 2:30 PM
UK airline is still looking to offload seven Embraer 195 jets.
Aug 28, 2015 - 7:52 AM
The Partnership for Open & Fair Skies alleges that UAE governments prop up their state-owned airlines in contravention of open skies pacts.
Transaero Airbus A321
Aug 27, 2015 - 1:36 PM
The manufacturer does not expect major disruptions to fleet plans by Aeroflot and Transaero, Russia's two largest airlines.