Armenia

Armenia’s new national low-cost airline name revealed

A joint venture between the Armenian National Interests Fund and Air Arabia Group revealed the name for a new Armenian national airline.  ...


Armenia to launch a new low-cost national airline with Air Arabia

The Armenian National Interests Fund and Air Arabia will launch Armenia’s new national, low-cost passenger airline....


Azerbaijan mistakenly shoots down Russian attack helicopter

A Russian Mi-24 helicopter gunship was shot down over Armenia, killing two crew members, and injuring the third one. Azerbaijan admitted that it shot down the aircraft by mistake....


Turkish F-16 deployment in Azerbaijan proved by satellite imagery

Satellite photographs taken on October 3, 2020, confirmed that two F-16 fighter jets and what resembles a CASA CN-235 transport plane were stationed on the tarmac of the Azerbaijani base in Ganja, located about 80 km from Nagorno-Karabakh....


BREAKING| Armenia claims Su-25 shot down by Turkish F-16

A Turkish F-16 fighter jet shot down a Su-25 attack aircraft of the Armenian Air Force over the territory of Azerbaijan, killing the pilot, the Ministry of Defense of Armenia claims. Turkey denies the allegation....


Nagorno-Karabakh: downed helicopters and Turkish drones?

After almost thirty years of latent conflict, the landlocked region of Nagorno-Karabakh has recently been the theater of violent confrontations. While it is hard to distinguish the truth from propaganda spread by both belligerents, it appears that at least one Mil Mi-8 transport helicopter of the Azerbaijan Air Force was shot down by Karabakh forces. Meanwhile, the Azerbaijani defense ministry boasted its military prowess by sharing footage shot...


European Commission blacklists all Armenian airlines

The European Commission added all airlines certified in Armenia to the EU Air Safety List, essentially banning them from flying in the European skies. ...


Blacklisted by EU: 115 airlines banned, Armenia under scrutiny

The European Union updated its list of airlines banned or restricted in its airspace on December 9, 2019. After Gabon was removed from the list, 115 carriers are now subject to a flight ban to EU airports. Meanwhile, Armenia was put under “heightened scrutiny”....