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Avia Time, July 2011

Avia Time, July 2011



Avia Time is an aviation news website. We cover air transport, aircraft maintenance, aviation training, crew and fleet management topics, as well as news from aircraft manufacturers and airlines. We ...

Avia Time is an aviation news website. We cover air transport, aircraft maintenance, aviation training, crew and fleet management topics, as well as news from aircraft manufacturers and airlines. We focus on the aviation developments in all over the world, especially in emerging markets such as CEE, CIS, Russian and other emerging markets in aviation industry. You can find the newest topics covered as well as aviation photos and interesting videos on aviation business,

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    • Problems v iewing this email? Click here 2011 July No. 7 (29) FLYBE AND FINNAIR ENTER JOINT VENTURE TO BUY FINLAND’S BIGGEST DOMESTIC CARRIERBudget airline Fly be has entered a joint v enture withFinnair to buy Finnish Commuter Airlines, Finland’sbiggest domestic carrier, f or €25 million to expandinto the Baltic market.The jointly owned business will be called Fly beNordic, with Fly be controlling 60% and Finnair holding40%. The U.K. carrier will control three of f iv e boardseats of the new entity , with Finnair holding the rest.Read more > UTair now among top three Russian airlinesAccording to the Transport Clearing House, in the f irst half of 2011 UTair Av iationhas mov ed into position among the top three passenger airlines in Russia, the CISand the Baltic States according to the v olume of transported passengers oninternational and domestic routes.Read more > Aeroflot is considering acquisition of 10 m ore A new strategy of Aeroflot until 2025 Superjets and 20 An- has been approved 148sThe Board of Directors has approv ed the dev elopment strategy of Aerof lot Group According to CEO of Aerof lot,f or the period until 2025 and the Program of its implementation. Vitaly Sav ely ev , Russian carrier is considering ofThe main strategic goals of Aerof lot Group f or the period until 2025 are: inclusion in aquirement of 10 moreTOP-5 European airlines by passenger traf f ic and rev enues, inclusion in TOP-20 Superjets and 20 An-148s.global play ers by passenger traf f ic and rev enues in the world, dev elopment oftransportation using the main hub in Moscow with a share of transf er passengers “At present we hav e a contractnot less than 60%, prov ision of wide presence at the market. on 30 Sukhoi Superjets and we are ready to order 10 more,Read more > thus the total number will be 40″, – Vitaly Sav ely ev pointed out during a working meeting with Vladimir Putin. airBaltic to further modernize its fleet In addition, according to the company ’s CEO, Aerof lot “isairBaltic intends to modernize its f leet while retiring its ”Fokker 50” aircraf t during ready to sign a contract onthe winter season in order to improv e the ef f iciency of the airline and supply deliv ery of An-148s”. “Ouraf f ordable ticket prices f or f lights to/f rom Europe, the Middle East, Russia and the subsidiary has six such aircraf tCommonwealth of Independent States (CIS). and they are showing their worth. We also intend to sign aRead more > contract on 20 aircraf t”, – he added. According to him, Boeing agrees on 40-plane deal with acquisition of 20 Antonov An- 148 regional jets is part of a Utair plan to raise the proportion of Russian-built aircraf t in its f leetThe Boeing announced an agreement with Russian airline UTair Av iation f or the to 40 percent by 2020.purchase of 40 737s. The order consist of sev en 737-900Ers,which hav e a listprice of $85.8 million each and 33 737-800s, which hav e a list price of $80.8 million Sav ely ev added that theeach. The estimated price of the deal is about $3.3 billion at list prices but it is not company is also interested inf inalized y et. acquiring the An-158, a stretched v ersion of the An-Read more > 148, and Irkut’s MS-21 liner, which is under dev elopment.
    • The An-148, which completed AeroSvit has acquired Boeing 737 in certif ication in 2007, is built by operational leasing the Ukrainian Antonov company but is jointly produced by f actories in KievUkrainian carrier AeroSv it has additionally acquired Boeing 737-500 in operational and Voronezh. Aerof lot’sleasing. Another aircraf t of this ty pe is expected to be deliv ered to the Ukrainian subsidiary airline Rossiy aAirlines by the end of this summer. currently operates six of the aircraf t. Aerof lot’s f leetRead more > currently numbers 100 aircraf t, most of which are Airbus Polet Airlines will begin the commercial models. service of Аn-148-100Е in August 2011According to Polet Airlines, the commercial serv ice of Аn-148-100Е is expected inAugust 2011The f inal test f light of An-148-100E with a tail number RA-61709 has taken place onJune 24th. The acceptance of this aircraf t has been started by the airline on June27th. It is the f irst aircraf t of this ty pe out of two jets built by VASO f or PoletAirlines.Read more > Aviation afterm arket professionals face Ural Airlines have acquired another language issues Airbus A320 The f astest growing av iation markets in the world are of tenUral Airlines continues to renew its f leet. Another A320 with 156 seats has arriv ed neglected due to languageat Y ekaterinburg airport Koltsov o on Saturday and soon departed to Moscow barriers. It is noteworthy , thatperf orming its f irst passenger f light. In f uture it will be operated within the up to 80 % of aircraf t engineersf ramework of special summer program in Latin America, as well as China, which is predicted toRead more > become the f astest growing av iation market by 2014, do not speak in English.Airlines worldwide “At the moment the growth of Boeing 787 Dreamliner Lands In Warsaw av iation industry in Latin America is increasingly EASA started inspections of Sukhoi Superjet 100 in Toulouse accelerating. Despite the f act IATA Conf irms Ry anair is World’s Fav ourite Airline that the largest Latin American Aerof lot may become the f irst Russian customer of А320 neos airlines hav e an ample demand f or new aircraf t and jets, they Finnair in the f oref ront of f ly ing on biof uel of ten f ace communication China Blocks Airbus Order Ov er EU’s Emission Trading Scheme issues – these av iation Aircraf t that Changed Av iation History industry members are limited to acquiring spare parts f rom theRead more > contacts whom they can understand in order to receiv e the required components andAircraft market and industry serv ices f aster.” – said John Hoy os, Business Dev elopment Chinese carriers report 26% prof it increase in 2011 f irst half Manager of Locatory .com. The number of the air passengers increased in May in Russia According to Dmitry Gulf stream rebrands its G250 the G280 Voskrosensky , the VP of CAE and InterGlobe Launch New Training Centre in India Business Dev elopment at Locatory .com, a similar How to become a pilot? situation is an ev ery day Baltic Av iation Academy joined f orces with CAE occurrence in the East too. For the f irst time in the European av iation history – no f atal accidents f or Chinese passenger numbers commercial air transport are predicted to grow by 10.8 % a y ear – China is f orecasted toRead more > inv est more than USD 228 billion in the industry ov er the next 5 y ears. At the same time there are around 400 westernAirports in EU and CIS aircraf t in the Russian av iation Vnukov o will spend around 8.5 billion rubles on reconstruction by 2015 market (the number is expected to reach 500-600 aircraf t by the Serbian authorities plans to transf orm the military Batajnica airbase into a end of next y ear). As the commercial airport Russian aircraf t manuf actures Av ia Solutions Group plans to inv est into the Special Economic Port Zone produce only around 10-15 in Russia aircraf t per y ear, The Russian Luf thansa Technik Building Maintenance Hangar in Berlin market is exceptionally desirous of Western ty pes ofRead more > aircraf t. „Russian aircraf t and helicopters are popular in Latin
    • America, but, unf ortunately ,MRO there are only a f ew companies Ameco Beijing plans merger with Air China Technics which supply Russian parts in Latin America. Language issues Turkish Technik wins base maintenance deal with new German carrier make spare parts af termarkets LHT Budapest f aces changing MRO landscape in second decade unattractiv e to many airlines. Indian MROs f orm association Locatory .com multilingual approach of f ers av iation SIA Engineering renews MRO contract with SIA Cargo prof essionals an opportunity to Aerof lot and S7 Airlines will start MRO business use the sy stem in their own FL Technics adds Wizz Air with A320 to its list of line maintenance language”, – noticed J. Hoy os. customers Translated into 7 majorRead more > languages (English, Russian, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German and Chinese) Locatory .com spare parts platf orm makes af termarket more accessible f or the non English speaking partakers. “Now members of av iation industry can sell their stock worldwide and are giv en the opportunity to sell to prev iously unattainable markets.” – said D.Voskresensky . Locatory .com allows av iation industry prof essionals to search, buy and sell aircraf t spare parts. The platf orm serv es as a v ast repository of av iation inv entory , spare parts, components and repair serv ices which can be easily uploaded f or presentation and searched by other platf orm users who striv e to obtain the best price f or the best quality products in the shortest period of time. If y ou wish to unsubscribe f rom Av ia Time newsletter, please click here.