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September 1, 2015, 3:33 PM

Aeroflot To Absorb Rival Airline Transaero

Flag carrier to control more than half the Russian market

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Aug 20, 2014 - 8:49 AM
European Regions Airline Association head Simon McNamara calls body's changes "a good opportunity" for his group's members.
Aug 19, 2014 - 12:16 PM
The Bárðarbunga volcano “shows heightened or escalating unrest with increased potential of eruption,” according to the Icelandic Meteorological Office.
Aug 19, 2014 - 9:37 AM
Continued fighting in the country poses a threat to civilian air traffic, according to the FAA.
Nav Canada situational awareness display
Aug 13, 2014 - 5:23 PM
The technology will be installed at six Italian airports starting next year.
Aug 13, 2014 - 3:09 PM
Aeroflot might have to search for alternative financing for its acquisition of Airbus widebodies if sanctions against Russian banks remain in place.
Aug 13, 2014 - 2:15 PM
The World Cup brought a large number of business aircraft to Brazil, packing the ramps at various airports.
Aug 13, 2014 - 12:44 PM
WTO advice against bans on travel to and from Ebola-affilicated countries hasn't stopped Ivory Coast and Zambia from doing just that.
Aug 12, 2014 - 9:20 AM
The beleagured carrier has lost money for five straight quarters.
Aug 11, 2014 - 12:50 PM
Eight survivors taken to a Tehran hospital.
Aug 11, 2014 - 11:19 AM
Russia's ban will result in longer flights and higher operating costs.