Tags: Antonov

Antonov may create its own low-cost airline

Ukrainian manufacturer Antonov is considering its own low-cost airline.  The company’s director Mykhailo Kharchenko said that although it’s cheaper to build aircraft and later lease them to other carriers, the possibility of creating Antonov’s low-cost airline is discussed.   “Of course, it is a huge responsibility to start this type of airline business, ” Kharchenko said […]

Ransomware strikes Ukrainian airport and plane maker

An alarmingly modern and voracious virus wreaks havoc across the world, creeping its way into key business sectors, aviation not being an exception. Multiple companies in the US and Europe fell prey to the hacker, although Ukraine and Russia have suffered the biggest blow. Kiev’s Boryspil International Airport, Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov and Russian oil […]