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Russian airline to shut flights to Damascus


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's flagship airline Aeroflot will shut down its service to Damascus Aug 6 due to business reasons, an airline official said Monday."Yes, we will close ... Read more...

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Russian airline orders 20 Airbus planes


July 13th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Farnborough (Britain), July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's fourth-largest airline UTair has signed an order contract for 20 Airbus A321 airliners.The deal was signed at the Farnborough Air Show in Britain ... Read more...

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Russian airline to send soccer fans free to Euro 2012


April 6th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 6 (IANS) Russia's flagship Aeroflot airline and the Russian Football Union signed an agreement to send Russian soccer fans to Euro 2012 free of charge in June.According to ... Read more...

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Sukhoi to sell 10 Superjet to Indian firm


March 15th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 15 (IANS) Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC), a subsidiary of the Russian defence aircraft major Sukhoi, will be selling 10 Sukhoi Superjet (SSJ) 100 aircraft to an Indian ... Read more...

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Russian airline Transaero orders four A380s


October 29th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Russian airline Transaero has signed an agreement with Airbus for four A380 aircraft in a deal valued at approximately $1.5 billion, the aircraft manufacturer announced on Friday.Transaero Airlines ... Read more...

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Russian airline to buy four Airbus A380s


October 28th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Transaero, one of the country's largest airlines, has signed a deal with the European Airbus consortium to buy four A-380 airliners worth around $1.5 ... Read more...

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Angara passenger plane crashes in Siberia, killing 5


July 11th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- At least five people were killed and 20 others were injured when an Angara Airlines passenger plane crashed into a river in Siberia on Monday morning, the regional ... Read more...

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Travel companies go back to risque adverts to boost sales


October 14th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 14 (ANI): Travel companies are back to featuring risque adverts as they are being hit by the economic downturn and the competition.According to the Wall Street Journal, airlines are ... Read more...

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Russian airline comes up with raunchiest ad ever


June 28th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 28 (ANI): A Russian airline has come up with a new raunchy ad featuring bikini-clad flight attendants washing planes.Moscow-based start-up airline Avianova's promotional ad shows women stripping out of their ... Read more...

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Volcanic ash cloud damaging airlines more than 9/11: Experts


April 20th, 2010 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The financial damage caused by the Icelandic volcano to the global aviation industry could be greater than the September 11 terrorist attack in the US in 2001, ... Read more...

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Russian airline chooses Kerala IT firm’s solution


August 18th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 18 (IANS) Russian airline company S7 Cargo has opted for the city-based IBS Software's new-generation cargo management solution, "iCargo", the IT firm said here Tuesday. Moscow-headquartered S7 Cargo is ... Read more...

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Virgin inspired-Aeroflot sexing up airline crew


July 30th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Russian airline Aeroflot is in for a big image makeover -they are sexing up their staff on the lines of the crew of Virgin Atlantic.Infamous for rusting Soviet ... Read more...

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Russian flight attendant jumps to death from Mumbai hotel


February 2nd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) A Russian airline crew member died after jumping from the 16th floor of the Hotel Trident Oberoi here early Monday morning, a police official said. The deceased, identified ... Read more...

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Oz airline drops live Internet access offer over porn fears?


September 17th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, September 17 (ANI): Russian airline Qantas had dropped its plan to offer live Internet access on its A380 planes from next month. The airlines decision comes in the wake of a ... Read more...

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Russia’s Aeroflot to resume talks to acquire Italian carrier Alitalia


April 18th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
DPA Porto Rotondo (Italy), April 18 (DPA) Russian President Vladimir Putin and Italian prime minister-elect Silvio Berlusconi announced Friday that Russian airline Aeroflot would renew its interest in Italy's ailing flagship carrier, Aitalia. ... Read more...

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