Ruta Burbaite
Russia bans passenger flights to and from Georgia starting July 8

Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued a decree temporarily banning passenger flights to and from Georgia, following unrest in the capital of its southern neighbor....

Ina Hladyshava
EASA bans Turkmenistan Airlines flights out of the blue

The only national carrier of Turkmenistan, former Soviet republic, Turkmenistan Airlines was banned from performing flights to European Union. The decision appears to be quite unexpected, considering airline’s flawless history – not a single crash or even a serious close-call since its establishment in 1992....