Articles tagged “Transaero”

Trump Administration Wants to Buy Jets Meant For a Defunct Russian Airline

Trump Administration Wants to Buy Jets Meant For a Defunct Russian Airline

Julie Johnsson and Tony Capaccio, Bloomberg

Besides the optics of purchasing two planes originally bound for Russia given the ongoing Russia investigation in Washington, it sounds like the deal might be too good to pass up.

1 year ago

Russia’s Second Largest Airline Is Almost Bankrupt

Russia’s Second Largest Airline Is Almost Bankrupt

Associated Press

It can't be easy operating an airline when the currency is weak and people find it harder to leave.

3 years ago

Aeroflot to Gobble Up Its Russian Regional Rival Transaero

Aeroflot to Gobble Up Its Russian Regional Rival Transaero

Associated Press

Transaero was the "Most Improved" winner at Skytrax in a recent year, which is basically the airline equivalent of winning "Best Hustle" in a pee-wee soccer league: Sure you're trying, but you're still not a winner (trust us, we know this personally).

3 years ago

You Will Have to Wait a Little Longer to Fly the World’s Most Crowded A380

You Will Have to Wait a Little Longer to Fly the World’s Most Crowded A380

Marisa Garcia, Skift

Certain routes just demand more crowded seating to be viable, and not every passenger market seems to mind as much, but that's still a lot of people on a single plane.

4 years ago