Polina Montag-Girmes

Journalist

Cyprus

Summary

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. She has previously worked for Russky Telegraf 1997-1998, Russia Journal 1999-2000, the Vremya Novostei newspaper 2000-2001, the Russky Focus business weekly 2001-2004 and the Kompania business weekly in 2004-2005.

Starting as a journalist for Air Transport Observer Magazine in 2005, she had become deputy editor by the time she left in 2014, moving to Germany.

She has also written and edited a number of surveys and editorial on airline, aircraft and travel issues for a number of Russian and international publications.

She lives with her husband, twins, and a dog and cat in Cyprus.

Articles

Uzbekistan Airways Suspends Domestic Flights Through Aug. 1

By Polina Montag-Girmes Jul 13, 2020
MOSCOW—Uzbekistan Airways has suspended all domestic flights from July 13-Aug. 1 to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Airlines & Lessors

Government Approves $316.5 M To Subsidize Russian Carriers

By Polina Montag-Girmes May 14, 2020
The Russian government has provided RUB23.4 billion ($316.5 million) in subsidies to local airlines to cover COVID-19 losses, the country’s Federal Air Transport Agency Rosaviatsiya said May 14. 
Airlines & Lessors

Russia’s Regional Subsidy Program Grows 44% In Q1

By Polina Montag-Girmes May 11, 2020
MOSCOW—Russian airlines carried 413,600 passengers under the regional flights subsidy program in the 2020 first quarter, up 44% year-over-year. The…
Safety, Ops & Regulation

 

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