Switzerland-based Altenrhein Aviation (owned by Pilatus Aircraft) has opened an EASA Part 145 line maintenance station in Kiev, Ukraine. Located on Boryspil International Airport, the facility is dedicated to supporting the Gulfstream G150 and G200. The facility will also serve nearby Zhulyany airport and offers 24-hour AOG service covering the Ukraine and adjacent countries.
Hawker Beechcraft King Air C90B, Kiev, Ukraine, Dec. 9, 2007–The German-registered King Air crashed on approach to Zhulyany Airport, killing the two crewmembers and three passengers. The flight had originated in Prague, Czech Republic. The Ukraine State Aviation Administration Ministry of Transport and Communications is investigating the accident.