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EU Blacklisted 20 Russian Airlines

The European Commission has included 20 Russian airlines in the EU Air Safety List. The list includes the largest Russian airlines, such as Aeroflot, Rossiya, Pobeda, UTair, S7. These companies are prohibited from flying within the EU borders, “because they do not comply with international safety standards.”  The blacklisting of companies “reflects serious security concerns

Russia International | Videos  | 14.03.22

Russian Pilot Landed Plane After Missile Hit [Video]

The pilot of the Russian Su-25 attack aircraft landed the plane after it was hit by a rocket of a portable anti-aircraft missile system in Ukraine. This was announced on March 14 by the Russian Defence Ministry.   As specified in the department, while performing a combat mission in Donbass, a rocket hit the Su-25, which

Russian ‘Flying Laboratory’ Detected US Spy Plane Over Black Sea

Russia sent its Il-114LL reconnaissance aircraft to shadow a US Air Force Boeing P-8A Poseidon surveillance plane over the Black Sea near Crimea, as stated in the Russian Telegram channel Voennyi Obozrevatel.   It is reported that the Russian Il-114LL, also known as “the flying laboratory”, “is conducting counter-surveillance” of the P-8A Poseidon anti-submarine aircraft, which

Business | Technology  | 22.12.21

S7 Performed First Flight in Russia Using Biofuels

Fueled with a mixture of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) based on organic compounds and classic jet fuel, the new A320neo took off from the Airbus factory in Toulouse (France) on Wednesday, December 22, and landed at Moscow Domodedovo Airport.    As specified, the flight was a transfer, without passengers on board. The share of biofuels

Celebrities | Fun  | 20.12.21

Russian Billionaire Bought Most Expensive Private Jet

Roman Abramovich’s new plane will become the most expensive Russian private jet to date. The estimated cost of the new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner business jet is $350 million. On December 18, it already flew from Switzerland to Vnukovo Airport, where private aviation is serviced.  The main owner of the Millhouse investment company, Roman Abramovich, acquired

World’s Youngest Female Pilot Arrived in Khabarovsk

The youngest pilot in the world, 19-year-old Zara Rutherford, reached Khabarovsk as part of a round-the-world trip and since November 9, due to cyclones, she has been stuck in the village of Ayan in the Khabarovsk Territory of Russia, as reported in the Telegram channel of the Governor Mikhail Degtyarev.   As reported, stormy weather with

Russia Opens Air Traffic to Number of Countries in November 2021

Russia will lift restrictions on air traffic with Austria, Switzerland, Finland and the UAE from November 9, 2021, taking into account the epidemic situation in these countries, according to the press service of the Operational Headquarters for the Fight Against Coronavirus Infection.   In addition, Russia is resuming flights with nine other countries, including the Bahamas,

Business | Technology  | 26.07.21

Nuclear War Command Plane to Be Created in Russia

Voronezh specialists have begun to create a command and control aircraft in the event of a nuclear war, RIA Novosti reports with reference to its source in the country’s Military Industrial Complex.   It is expected that the Russian Aerospace Forces will receive two air command posts based on the Il-96-400M aircraft. One of them is

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 26.07.21

Russia Launched Unified Far Eastern Airline

Today, on July 26, Aurora Airlines launched new socially significant flights in the Far East, RIA Novosti reports with reference to a representative of the company. The flights are operated by DHC-8 Q400 aircraft.   The aircraft has already performed a flight on the route Khabarovsk – Shakhtersk and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Such a flight will