UTair passenger traffic up 17.8% in 1Q

Credit: Rob Finlayson
Russia’s UTair Airline carried 1.2 million passengers in 1Q 2016, up 17.8% year-over-year. Flight hours increased 27.5% to 37,229 hours and cargo carried was up 11.6% to 3,563 tonnes year-over-year. In March, the airline carried 459,408 passengers, up 33.7%. Last year, UTair had to cut its fleet and...
Polina Montag-Girmes

Polina joined the Air Transport World team in 2011, covering Russian and the Commonwealth of Independent States. She studied journalism at Moscow State University and worked as a journalist for Russian business and airline publications since 2000.

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