Antonov airlines increase commercial transportation by 26% in Jan-Nov
SkyUp LLC was registered in Kyiv in June 2016.
A total of 1.4 million foreign tourists are expected to visit Kiev this year.
The independent authorized «IBI-Rating» has affirmed the credit rating of Sumy city.
Executive Floor has separated reception desk, fully equipped with all office equipment.
Four Seasons Hotel Megève is launching Helicopter Ski Safaris.
Crowne Plaza Warsaw Hub will be the first Crowne Plaza in Poland.
Incoming Ukrainian tourists and visitors to Egypt can now apply for an online visa.
he airport invites couples to take a part in «A Gift Wedding in «Boryspil»!
Research undertaken by Get Going reveals the best and worst offenders when it comes to reliable airlines.
UIA offers one-way economy class tickets (all taxes and surcharges included) for Toronto – Kiev flights at the price from 590 USD.
In November 2017, 61 thousand passengers used the services of the Kharkiv International Airport.
They have already visited 5 continents and 10 countries in 300 days.
Lviv Convention Bureau inducted the new crop of Ambassadors.
The main event of the year for the professional restaurant community.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness.
Wizz Air announces its re-start of operations from Kharkiv.
On Saturday, November 25, 2017, Ukraine International turns 25.
26 April 2018 will see the first flight operated by the Estonian national airline Nordica to Zhuliany.
Anbang Insurance Group New York Office and AECOM Tishman, announced that the first phase of construction work to renovate and restore the historic Waldorf Astoria New York will begin in December.
UAE and Ukrainian passport holders will now no longer need visas to travel to each other’s countries.
Wizz Air announces a massive expansion at its Luton base, with the addition of four Airbus A320.
From the 24th to the 26th of November inclusive – book a New Year's holiday in the hotels Reikartz Dvorzec Lviv or Reikartz Medival Lviv.
Nordica plans to fly from Tallinn to the Ivano-Frankivsk.
Airline Nordica opens flights to Tallinn from the Airport «Kyiv».
It is a special day in Boryspil on November 24th!
Geneva has just been voted Europe’s Leading City Break Destination for the third time at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2017.
From November 21, Australian tourists wishing to visit Brazil will be able to apply for an entry visa in the country through an electronic document issuance system.
Following the results of 9 months 2017 Boryspil International Airport State Enterprise has further raised its key operation performance.
In addition to its seasonal Sion-London services, SWISS is launching a new route between Sion and Porto this winter.
Ernest Airlines announces the expansion of its presence in Ukraine, adding new flights to Naples, Milan and Venice from December 8.
October 13, the exhibition «Ukrainian wedding» opens at the National Sanctuary Complex «Sophia of Kyiv»
An impressive 24th birthday celebration of Bytsko Travel Group.
Polish consular offices in Ukraine can issue a record number of residence and work permits this year - about 900,000.
Emirates today confirmed that its first two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its soon-to-launch First Class product will operate from Dubai .
Things are returning to normal at Ukraine’s airports after bomb threats were made against ten of them on Nov. 10.
Ukrainians will now need fewer documents to obtain a long-term visa to Canada.
Ballroom Dance Festival took place at Kharkiv International Airport.
The participants have already begun to meet the first visitors.
Czech Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines have agreed on business co-operation.
RIU Hotels & Resorts has just reopened in the Bahamas the Riu Palace Paradise Island.
For the 2017-2018 winter season (from 29 October 2017 to 24 March 2018), Air France-KLM is continuing its growth strategy by offering 52 new services.
In October 2017 the International Airport «Kharkiv» has continued to improve its performance.
Ryanair has delayed the introduction of new restrictions on carry-on baggage until mid-January
With the first of its new aircraft equipped with the revamped seating due to start flying the route on December 18.
The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects to set a new record in guns.
Austrian Airlines will initiate flight service to the Seychelles starting with its winter 2017/18 flight schedule.
PHL-LAX frequency will be operated with an Airbus A330-200 aircraft.
Ukrainian airlines and airports have seen third more passengers over the first nine months of 2017.
2 days of live communication and discussions, 4 practical blocks, 25 working panels, more than 30 experts of the Ukrainian hotel market.
Saturday, October 21 the Kharkiv Airport Run took place at the Kharkiv international airport.
SWISS is to further expand its route network in its 2018 summer schedules with attractive new destinations served from Zurich.
An Antonov Airlines’ AN−124−100 Ruslan aircraft flew around the globe one and a half times, performing a series of commercial flights.
While Ukraine has been trying to brush away the remains of its Soviet past, renaming streets, renovating buildings and removing statues, European musicians are flocking to Kyiv to capture its communist-era architecture, as well as unfinished new constructions, as backdrops for their videos.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has said that citizens of Ukraine have crossed the border with the member countries of the European Union 7.5 million times, using the visa-free regime.
On October 5-7, Kharkiv hosted the international forum AGROPORT East Kharkiv 2017.
At the Kyiv International airport (Zhulyany) passengers flying with LOT Polish Airlines and Buta Airways can use automatic self-service check-in kiosks.
Air Malta will start operating direct flights to Ukraine as from its next summer schedule.
The WBC Convention is an important and prestigious event in the life of the world's most influential boxing organization.
Matt Thacker from North Carolina has been living in Kyiv for 4 years. Here he works a marketing specialist at the French IT company.
Iconic Patricia Kaas will perform on the stage of the Palace of Ukraine on November,15.
Kyiv International Airport has significantly increased the passenger traffic in September 2017, compared with the same period of the last year.
October 21 at 3:00 PM on one of the runways of the International Airport «Kharkiv» will take place Kharkiv Airport Run.
October 8, 10 000 runners from 52 countries took part in the 8th Kyiv International Marathon «Wizz Air Kyiv City Marathon 2017».
British Airways and Iberia have confirmed today that they has reached a distribution agreement with Travel Up Group.
Wizz Air today announced that it will double its Georgian operations, adding a second Airbus A320 aircraft at its Kutaisi base in May 2018.
Austrian Airlines remains the market leader for flights to the CEE region among Western European airlines flying from one hub.
One of Holland’s most awarded hoteliers, Eric Toren is opening a new luxury boutique hotel in Amsterdam that offers luxury design and services which are unprecedented in The Netherlands.
AccorHotels is adding three new addresses to its tropical portfolio: the Mercure Maldives Kooddoo, the Pullman Maamutta Maldives and the Dhevanafushi Maldives Luxury Resort.
October, 6 Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv hosted Kyiv Tourism Awards solemn ceremony where the city's best tourism business players were awarded.
After a voting period of 10 days, Brussels Airlines’ fans have decided: they want to see The Smurfs on the airline’s 5th special livery plane.
easyJet has today announced that it will trial inflight entertainment for the first time in a partnership with Rakuten, a global leader in internet services and e-commerce, and Immfly, an inflight digital services platform provider.
Square windows were all the rage during the early days of commercial aviation, but a series of high-profile tragedies led to changes in aircraft design.
Passenger traffic for three quarters of 2017 exceeded the passenger traffic of the whole last year, amounting to 616.7 thousand people.
Eighth annual Wizz Air City Marathon will once again bring together professional athletes and amateur runners from all over Ukraine.
Deutsche Wohnen or Germany Weeks in Ukraine is a festival. It features cultural events devoted to German-Ukrainian cooperation in business, education and culture.
Hotel Caspian is located in the center of the city of Dnepr on Shevchenko street 53.
Park Inn by Radisson, the colorful and dynamic mid-scale hotel brand of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.
Anticipated to open in late 2017, the all-new Four Seasons Hotel Tunis will offer an unparalleled oasis of luxury on the Mediterranean coast.
The hotel chain Premier Hotels and Resorts will be expanded soon by a new member – an apart-hotel near the Bukovel tourist complex.
For two days, September,30-October,1, Mykola Hryshko National Botanical Garden will turn into modern Georgia.
A significant annual event in transport industry of Ukraine – International Black Sea Transport Forum 2017.
688,470 foreign tourists have visited Kyiv during January-June 2017.
In Ukraine 30 years after the nuclear accident, the infamous Chernobyl nuclear plant has become a tourist attraction.
The Ukrainian foreign minister invited his Kenyan counterpart to visit Ukraine.
Ukraine remains committed to fostering and strengthening bilateral relationship with Malaysia to bring further positive progress to both countries in near future.
DBI Hotels&Resorts and a group of companies «DeVision» plan to open 12 hotels in Ukraine.
On the eve of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah, celebrated on September 21-22, Hasidim starts their traditional pilgrimage to Ukraine
United Airlines (UAL) today announced new nonstop seasonal service to four popular European destinations including Reykjavik, Iceland, Porto, Portugal, Edinburgh, Scotland, and Zurich, Switzerland.
In August 2017 86,2 thousand passengers used the services of Kharkiv international airport. 83% of them flew abroad and 17% – within the country.
Effective October 1, Ukraine International Airlines will charge Economy Class passengers traveling on domestic and medium-haul international flights for issuing boarding passes at the check-in desk at the airport.
October 5-8, Kyiv will host the 5th International Theater Festival «JoyFest».
Kyiv has become the backdrop of yet another commercial for a big foreign brand – this time a video advertising the new Apple Watch Series 3.
After sold-out concerts in North America, Europe, South America and Mexico, the world-famous singer and musician Sting will give a concert in Kyiv.
Foodies scouring the globe for the best authentic street food can now do so with the help of a brand new interactive tool.
Business travelers are finding it much easier to remain productive while traveling for work and they are actively seeking out ways to get out of the office.
Dubai’s Cityscape Global plans to construct the Floating Venice. The resort will be located in the World Islands, approximately 2.5 miles off of the coast of Dubai.
One of the most popular rock bands «Scorpions» will give a concert on the stage of Palace of Sports on November,11.
September 8, an online voting for Kyiv Tourism Awards started.
Starting August, 29, Adria Airways, the largest airliStarting August, 29, Adria Airways, the largest airline in Slovenia will start flights from Ljubljana to Kiev.
Ukrainian Railways Intercity+ service has launched from Przemyśl to Kyiv via Lviv, Ternopil and Vinnytsia on August 24, 2017. This service is focused on serving communities along the route.
Italian low-cost carrier will launch flights from two Ukrainian cities Kiev and Lviv in December 2017.
September 23, Andrea Bocelli, famous Italian tenor, performer of classical and pop music, a multiple Grammy nominee, will deliver his first concert in Ukraine.
The annual festival of modern art GogolFest kicks off on Sept. 7.
In spring 2018, Ukraine International Airlines will map a new destination on its flight network in Africa – Cairo.
Within the framework of a large-scale tour in support of the new album «Desire» British duo «Hurts» will perform at Stereo Plaza.
The Ukrainian movie «Black Level» will compete for an Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 2018 Oscars.
Doing business is challenging and can sometimes feel like a lonely journey. Fortunately, there are lots of associations that offer support and advice to entrepreneurs and companies.
The Festival d’Automne à Paris (Paris Autumn Festival) is a festival of contemporary arts, embracing and combining different art forms.
Wizz Air launched 5 new routes past weekend from Kyiv to Poland, Germany and Denmark, together with celebrating the deployment of the second Airbus A320 to the Kyiv WIZZ base.
UEFA Champions League-2017/2018 final preparations are under way.
Within the period of 2017/18 Winter Schedule, effective October 30, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Eilat, Israel.
Prima Maria Art Boulevard, a public art space dedicated to the works of the Ukrainian art naive artist Maria Prymachenko, will raise in Pecherskyi district.
Outbound passenger traffic leaving Ukraine via Kyiv’s Zhuliany Airport has increased by 60% compared to the same period last year after the introduction of visa-free travel between Ukraine and the EU.
The Latvian airline airBaltic announces its first destinations for the summer season of 2018, starting on March 27, 2018. Next summer airBaltic will have more than five new destinations added to its route map.
Adria Airways intends to resume flights to Ukraine this winter season. The airline is considering the possibility of Ljubljana – Kiev flights.
In the near future, three more airlines will start flying to Boryspil airport, stated Evgeny Dykhne, the first deputy general director of the Boryspil Airport.
Aug.24, Ukraine will celebrate its 26th Independence Day. On this occasion, a number of festive events will take place in different districts of Kyiv.
200,000 flowers and various materials were used to make the compositions.
On 14th of August 2017 International Airport Kyiv IEV served its Millionth Passenger who is Hlib Deinega of 3.5 years old travelling from Kiev.
Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI), Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways today announced that Qatar will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, effective immediately.
The Ukrainian capital has introduced the Kiev Pass, the discount card for tourists.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017, Ukraine International carried its 40-millionth passenger Svitlana Pogrebna who was flying from Kiev to Amsterdam on the UIA PS105 flight.
Within the period from August 10 to 13, 2017, the AN−2−100 will take part in the «XIX European AN−2 Meeting 2017 Mielec» to be held in Mielec, Poland.
Ukrainian capital keeps delivering positive news with the gradual recovery of the quality hotel market.
Airport «Lviv» would like to provide its passengers with the possibility of budget flights on long-haul flights.
Pegasus Airlines is launching new internal flights in Turkey: Izmir – Batman, Istanbul (Sabiha Gokcen) – Sinop, Ankara – Tekirdag and Ankara – Adiyaman.
In the seven months of 2017 the passenger flow has amounted to 451 300 passengers.
Ukranian captain Alexander Akopov has been awarded a national medal of courage for safely landing a packed passenger jet «blind».
Good idea for rest in Kyiv!
Kiev Campsite is the camping for Motorhomes and Caravans on Trukhaniv Island just 20 minutes walk to Kiev city center, Khreshchatyk street and Maidan Nezalezhnosti.
On 4th of August 2017 train Chelm - Kovel will be extended to Rivne and Zdolbuniv that allows tourists from Poland to reach Tunnel of Love in Klevan, Ukraine more comfortable.
On 24th of August 2017 second high-speed Intercity+ Train Przemysl - Lviv - Kiev connect Poland and Ukraine via Ternopil, Khmelnytsky, Vinnitsa.
More than 750,000 Ukrainian tourists are expected to travel to Antalya province in 2017.
British operator Lycamobile is seeking to shake up Ukraine’s mobile telecoms market, saying at its launch on July 24 that it aims to gain 1 million subscribers within its first year.
A SKY' company will build a multifunctional sports arena covering an area of nearly 14 000 square meters.
« Kukulabia» agropark, a place for recreation with family and friends, starts a new season.
Lufthansa is launching seven new winter destinations starting at the end of October: Pamplona, Genoa, Bari and Catania are the new destinations available from Frankfurt.
Wizz Air announces that passengers will no longer be charged an additional fee to bring a large item of hand baggage into the aircraft cabin on all Wizz Air flights, from 29 October 2017.
September,29 - October 1, Congress and Exhibition Center 'Parkovy' (16-a Parkova road) will host the second season of Barometer International Bar Show 2017.
Daytime bus routes will be started after 10th of August 2017 with bus ticket prices from 5 Euros.
Trukhaniv Island will be more comfortable, modern and sports affordable.
ODESA – Hundreds of filmmakers and movie lovers flocked to Odesa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater .
On 23rd of July 2017 in Kiev Hryshko National Botanical Garden was opened Jedi Master Yoda Monument.
On 27th of July 2017 in Kiev will begin the restoration of Church of Saviour at Berestove of ХI-XII century on the territory of Kiev-Pechersk Lavra.
On 28th - 29th of July 2017 on alley of Friendship of Peoples in Izmail, Odessa region will be held Danube Sich Festival - international rock festival over Danube river.
July 5, 2017 was the grand opening of a new hotel of European level «Reikartz Chernihiv». The event was visited by the Mayor of Chernihiv, Atroshenko Vladyslav Anatolievych.
The newest list of Restaurant Award winners has arrived. In 2017, Wine Spectator is honoring 3,592 restaurants—hailing from all 50 states and more than 75 countries—for their outstanding dedication to wine.
As all travellers know, take-off and landing can sometimes cause pain in the ears. The cabin pressure varies and can block passengers’ ears.
Rating agency IBI-Rating informs on confirmation the rating of investment attractiveness of Kamyanets-Podilskyi town at invВВВ grade.
Wizz Air announced that it will base a third Airbus A320 aircraft at its Kyiv base. From April 2018 the airline will operate two new services from Kyiv to Lisbon and Tallinn.
Qatar Airways is pleased to announce the launch of its new direct service to Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine, with seven weekly flights beginning 28 August 2017.
Kyiv International Airport has significantly increased the passenger traffic in July 2017, compared with the same period of the last year.
Wizz Air has announced new special tariffs from EUR15 for passengers affected by the cancellation of all flights of Ryanair from Ukraine.
Kyiv's City Council has adopted amendments to its development strategy designed until 2025.
Irish low-cost airline Ryanair has canceled plans to start flying to Ukraine, saying on Monday that Boryspil airport had not honored terms agreed earlier this year.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council says that biometric passport control of foreigners on the Ukrainian border should be launched no later than January 1, 2018
Starting from July 5, the LOT airline began to conduct a direct regular flight Kharkiv – Warsaw 9 times a week instead of the previous 7.
July 6, 2017, Motor Sich has launched a new route from Zaporizhia to Burgas, Bulgaria. New flights will be performed once a week on Thursdays till September 21, 2017.
Rating agency IBI-Rating informs on upgrading of the rating of investment attractiveness of Vinnytsia city from invA to invA+ grade (high investment attractiveness)
Following the new agreement, now citizens of Turkey and Ukraine can travel to each other’s countries without passports.
On July 3, 2017, a delegation of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure visited ANTONOV Company.
On 8th of July 2017 in Mykolaiv will take place Fest Mrii - the first large-scale festival of Ukrainian traditions, values, culture and history on open-air.
In the first summer month of 2017, the popular scheduled flights, as well as the current seasonal directions, provided the Kharkiv airport with a stable growth
Effective July 7, 2017, DART Ukrainian Airlines launches Kiev – Lisbon flights.
Rating agency IBI-Rating informs on the withdrawal of the long-term credit rating of the interest-bearing bonds of L series of SE «IA «Boryspil»
IBI-Rating informs on upgrading of the rating of investment attractiveness of Ternopil city from invВВВ+ to invА- grade (high investment attractiveness).
Within a period between the 19th and 25th of June 2017, ANTONOV Company presented its current programmes at the 52nd Paris Air Show.
Sun d’Or airline, today launched direct flight connecting Odesa – Tel Aviv.
YanAir launches a new service from Odesa to Tel Aviv, starting on July, 7 2017.
On 22th - 23th of July 2017 in Dnipro on Monastery Island will take place Jazz On Dnieper Fest - main jazz festival and the event in the cultural life of Dnipro city.
Wizz Air will today open its first UK base at London Luton Airport. WIZZ will base one of its new Airbus A320 aircraft at the airport, increasing operations to 42 routes from Luton, including three new services to Tel Aviv, Pristina and Kutaisi.
On June 19, 2017, the opening ceremony of the 52nd Paris Air Show was held. Emmanuel Macron, President of France, visited the event.
On 21st of June 2017 State Property Fund of Ukraine put up for sale President Hotel in Kiev - 4 stars hotel with 374 rooms and 2,4 hectares of territory in the city center.
On 21st - 27th of August 2017 in Zatoka, Odessa region will be held Z-Games Summer Festival - a week of music, sport and fun on the coast of Black Sea.
On Thursday, June 15, Ukraine International Airlines enhances its international route network by launching non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Budapest.
Following the results of International Air Transport Association (IATA) follow-up audit for the compliance with global operational safety standards.
On 19th of June 2017 at 15:55 - 16:00 in Paris Air Show (Le Bourget) present Antonov An-132D - medium-haul cargo air plane made by Antonov and Taqnia Aeronautics.
19 nations can now get a visa on arrival (VOA) in Ukraine. The new regulation came into effect in April.
As of 13 June morning, 2,910 Ukrainian citizens have used the visa-free regime with Europe, Oleh Slobodian, spokesman of the State Border Service of Ukraine said.
The hotel chain Premier Hotels and Resorts has joined the worldwide practice of Pet Friendly.
In the first five months of 2017, the Latvian airline airBaltic has transported 29% more passengers from Lithuania and Estonia compared to the same period a year before.
Kharkiv International Airport traditionally sums up the statistical results for May.
Effective June 15, 2017, Ukrainian Railway will start Lviv – Varna (Bulgaria) train route.
National hotel chain Reikartz joined two hotels in Mykolayiv- Hotel Kontinent (Reikartz Mykolayiv Continent) and Hotel Nikotel (Raziotel Nikotel Mykolayiv).
Lufthansa will today launch into the winter season with six new destinations in Europe from Frankfurt. Kuusamo (Finland), Cluj and Timișoara (both in Romania) will be offered from Frankfurt for the first time, supplementing the Lufthansa flight offer.
On 10th of June 2017 National hotel chain Reikartz opened new 4 stars hotel in Chernihiv - Hotel Reikartz Chernihiv with 49 rooms of different type of accommodation.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts marks its debut in Morocco with the opening of Hilton Tanger City Center Hotel & Residences.
June, 14, 207, Pegasus Airlines will launch a new route between Odesa and Ankara. Pegasus Airlines will perform Odesa to Ankara flights four times a week.
Norwegian announced it will launch flights from Rome to three cities in the United States – Los Angeles, New York City/Newark and Oakland/San Francisco from November.
The 4-star Reikartz Oasis Inn is located in the central part of Astana and has 57 rooms of various categories as well as a restaurant of Kazakh and European cuisine.
The Latvian airline airBalticon June 1, 2017, relaunched a direct route linking Riga with the second largest city in Sweden – Gothenburg.
The Ministry of Economic Development initiates the launch of a direct flight from Lviv to Odessa for the summer period, reports Mikhail Titarchuk, Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Ukraine in Facebook page.
August 4, 2017, LOT will launch a new route between Lviv and Bydgoszcz. LOT will fly from Lviv to Bydgoszcz two times a week.
A deal between Turkey and Ukraine allowing their citizens to travel to each other’s country without passports took effect on Thursday, June 1.
Rating agency IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness of Kharkiv city at invАА grade (excellent investment attractiveness).
On 2nd of June 2017 in Kharkiv will take place Exhibition Kharkiv Region: Tourist Discoveries - the exhibition dedicated to sights and attractions of Kharkiv region.
On 1st - 5th of June 2017 in Uman will be held Ballooning Fest Montgolfieria with participation of top balloon crews from Ukraine and Europe.
It is worth mentioning that this is not data on a Summer season when it is just natural to rest by the sea enjoying a beautiful beach under the mild whispering of the pine trees at a sea-bank.
The national hotel chain Reikartz continues its expansion. The chain joined two hotels in Mykolayiv – «Continent» and «Nikotel».
Air France invites its customers to take off on board its latest-generation aircraft to 12 destinations.
Ryanair launched its first connecting flights through Rome Fiumicino Airport, providing Ryanair customers with an expanded route choice, and the opportunity to book and transfer directly onto connecting Ryanair flights for the first time.
Wizz Air today started operating from Frankfurt Airport. The maiden flight took off to Sofia with 180 passengers on board.
Ukraine and Israel want to extend bilateral economic cooperation and are working on signing the Free Trade Area (FTA).
Gogo found that nearly 50 percent of millennial travelers expect their connected experience in the air to be the same as on the ground.
Ukraine and Belarus intend to create a river port hub to include the Dnipro River in a Trans-European Transport Network.
On 14th - 22nd of July 2017 in Odessa will take place Odessa International Film Festival that will will together filmmakers and movie fans from around the world.
Ukraine International Airlines launched non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Bergamo.
he EU and Ukraine signed a visa liberalization agreement on Wednesday, allowing Ukrainian citizens visa-free travel to EU.
Due to the abolition of Schengen visas for Ukraine Ukrainian Railways plans to establish a railway connection with Polish city Chelm.
Georgia hosted 510,594 international travellers in April 2017, which was 10.2 percent increase compared to the same month of 2016.
During April 2017 Danylo Halytskyi International Airport “Lviv” handled 66.7 thousand passengers that is 68.9% more than during April 2016 (39.5 thousand passengers). The passenger traffic on domestic flights amounted to 13.8 thousand passengers (21%) and on international –52.9 thousand passengers(79%).
UIA offers one-way tickets for international services at the price starting from 21 USD (all taxes and surcharges included). The indicated fares are valid on the carrier`s website only. If a booking is made via the UIA Contact Center or at a UIA Ticket Office, the 18 USD service fee applies.
Since May 10, the main runway of Zaporizhia International Airport has resumed its work, which was closed for repairs for more than a month.
Ryanair may launch flights to Odessa and the Dnipro in the near future, said Volodymyr Omelyan, the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine.
European Union member states endorsed visa liberalization for Ukraine on May 11, clearing the final hurdle for Ukrainian citizens to travel to the EU’s Schengen Area without a visa.
Due to the continued increase in demand for Lapland as a tourist destination, Finnair is growing its capacity to several Lapland airports for the winter 2017–2018 season.
Austrian Airlines was the world’s most punctual airline in March 2017. This can be seen in the latest statistics from flightstats.com for global airlines.
Baggage management by the world’s airlines improved again in 2016 as the industry focuses on technology investments and prepares for a step-change in handling by June 2018.
Barcelona City Council announced today that Barcelona Wi-Fi, one of the largest city Wi-Fi deployments in Europe, has now expanded their Wi-Fi service to its entire fleet of 1,003 buses.
airBaltic on May 2, 2017, launched a new direct route linking Riga and Stavanger. The route offers convenient travel options for travellers from Norway and Baltic States.
Starting from April 29, 2017, Czech Airlines increases the frequency of Odessa – Prague flights.
On 20th of April 2017, Kharkiv Tourism Forum – travel forum about partnership in tourism and exchange of experience in development of tourist infrastructure of cities took place in Kharkiv.
On 6th - 14th of May 2017 in Kiev during days of Eurovision 2017 will take place Montgolfier Balloon Festival - 42 balloons from 42 countries of Eurovision participants will simultaneously rise in the sky.
airBaltic launched a direct route linking Riga and Aberdeen. The route offers convenient travel options for travellers from United Kingdom and Baltic States.
Since May 1st 2017, Air France has been operating daily flights between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Montreal (Canada) with the second of its Boeing 787.
For the first time in the entire history of Chopin Airport, the number of passengers served during the last month of winter exceeded one million. The highest historical figure was also reported in Q1 2017, which surpassed Q1 2016 result by 28 percent.
Qatar Airways on Monday announced 12 new destinations for 2017-18, including Kiev.
Ukraine International Airlines announces the decision to charge non-partnered travel agents an extra fee when booking tickets on behalf of their clients using a GDS.
Alitalia will from 31 October launch its first ever scheduled direct flights between Italy and the Maldives.
Due to the abolition of Schengen visas for Ukraine «Ukrzaliznytsia» plans to establish a railway connection with Hungary, Slovakia and Romania.
Thomas Cook Airlines announces a new direct flight from San Francisco to Manchester beginning on May 14th.
On 21st of April 2017 in Kamyanets-Podilskyi was represented Unified Tourism Ticket allowing to visit five most popular sights of Kamianets-Podilskyi Historical Museum-Reserve with discount.
Calling in a large number of budget airlines to the airport goes against the airport’s development strategy, it leads to an internal conflict in the operational activities of the airport.
Californian start-up Uber launches a new ridesharing service in Kharkiv, that could see (almost) anyone become a chauffeur.
YanAir launched non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev Zhuliany and Batumi.
Boryspil Airport handled 2 million passengers in the first quarter of 2017, it is by 32% more comparing to the previous year.
It looks like the summer of 2017 will be hot. And, obviously, it is best to escape from the heat to a place where you will have the opportunity to swim in the refreshing sea.
Ukraine has been going through a political crisis in the past years. But despite general instability and conflicts, the country hopes in recovery.
On 13.04 - 10.05.2017 in Kiev at Spivoche Pole will take place Tulip Festival - more than 200 000 tulips of 12 different types, colors, height and flowering time.
On 20.04 - 08.05.2017 in Uzhgorod will take place Sakura Fest - traditional festival that takes place in the city during flowering of cherry blossoms on the embankment alley.
Ukraine International Airlines launches non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Kherson.
Starting from April 3, 2017, Austrian Airlines increases the frequency of Odessa – Vienna flights. Flights will be performed ten times a week, the additional flights will be performed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
May 10, 2017, Ukrferry launched service between Odessa, Ukraine and Istanbul Haydarpasa, Turkey.
On 11th of April 2017 in Kiev open Lightfield Productions Photo Studio - new photo studio area of 2500 square meters and creative hub for photographers.
On 12th - 14th of May 2017 in Kiev will take place Kyiv Light Festival - the first international festival of light and media art in Kiev dedicated to Eurovision 2017.
On 17.07 - 27.07.2017 and 07.08 - 17.08.2017 in Khata-Maysternya, Babyn, Carpathians will take place Language Exchange Camp 2017 and language courses with native speakers.
After 8th of September 2017 Ryanair Airlines start flights to Lviv, Ukraine from Budapest, Krakow, Wroclaw, Berlin, Memmingen, Eindhoven and London.
On 15th - 17th of April 2017 in Dnipro will take place Easter Bells Fest - Easter festival on the observation platform of Park named after Taras Shevchenko.
Some 3 million Ukrainians will soon have the right to travel as tourists to the European Union without having to apply for a visa, following the European Parliament's agreement that Ukraine fulfilled the criteria for the EU's visa waiver programme.
On 22nd - 24th of April 2017 in Odessa Philharmonic will take place Festival of Modern Art 2 Days and 2 Nights of New Music - 48-hour theatrical performance in non-stop format.
Kharkiv, Ukraine has now joined to the expanding network of Turkish Airlines.
In autumn 2017 K.Fund plan to open UNIT Park - the first Kiev Innovation and IT Park on territory of 25 hectares of former USSR motorcycle factory.
In summer 2017, UIA increases flight frequencies between Kiev and European capitals.
On 1 April, the MEININGER Group will open its first hotel in Leipzig at the heart of the city, close to the main railway station. Located in the old town, it is the ideal starting point from which to explore the city.
Effective May 16, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Bergamo – the fifth UIA destination in Italy.
Effective June 27 2017, Dniproavia airline will launch non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Ljubljana.
Effective 21 June 2017, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled services between Zaporizhzhia and Batumi.
Since 26 March 2017, Air France has been offering its customers three weekly flights to Marrakech (Morocco) and Porto (Portugal) on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
The Latvian airline airBaltic launched a new route between Riga and Odessa.
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The Festival will showcase diverse Indian culture, i.e. classical and folk dances, music, Rangoli Exhibition, Mango and Film Festivals, Seminars on Yoga and Think-Tank and Fashion Week in different cities of Ukraine, namely, Kyiv, Odessa, Mykolaiv, Kherson, Lviv, Ivano Frankivsk, Poltava and Ternopil.
On 1st - 23th of April 2017 in Lviv near Dominican Church will take place Easter Eggs Festival which present the exhibition of fifty half-meter Easter eggs.
Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, has announced plans to launch a four-per-week service to Venice from 1 June 2017. The non-stop service will be promoted at this week’s International Tourism Fair in Belgrade.
Despite increased political and financial volatility in Europe, many of its cities offer the world’s highest quality of living and remain attractive destinations for expanding business operations and sending expatriates on assignment, according to Mercer’s 19th annual Quality of Living survey.
The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Worldwide Cost of Living Survey assessed more than 150 different purchases in 133 cities around the world to determine where is the cheapest city.
In summer 2017, Ukraine International Airlines offer passengers from Spain vast opportunities when traveling to Ukraine and beyond.
The Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine is negotiating with two low-cost airlines about the beginning of their work in Ukraine.
Ryanair announced its first Ukraine flights, its 34th country, with 4 new Kiev routes to Eindhoven, London, Manchester and Stockholm, starting from October, which will deliver 250,000 customers p.a. at Kiev Airport.
Turkey and Ukraine have signed an agreement allowing their citizens to travel to each other’s countries without passports.
«The Ukrainians will soon fly with Ryanair. The Irish low-cost enters the Ukrainian market on March 15,» stated Volodymyr Groysman, the Prime Minister of Ukraine on his Twitter account.
Wizz air expands its network in Ukraine adding new flights to Kiev and Lviv.
Starting from April 14th UIA will double the frequency of Zaporizhia – Kiev flights.
LOT Polish Airlines plans to launch new flights to several Ukrainian cities: Dnipro, Ivano-Frankivsk, Vinnytsia and Rivne, expanding its network in Ukraine up to eight destinations
Opening of Kryvyi Rih – Wroclaw flight will be one of the components of a large tourist project Lower Silesia, Wroclaw – Kryvyi Rih – Batumi, Adjara.
Slovenia was declared the winner of a World Legacy Award, awarded by National Geographic to companies, organisations or destinations encouraging sustainable tourism. Slovenia won in the Destination Leadership segment.
Moreover, it exceeded the indicator of 2013 by 2.1%, which is considered the “gold standard” for the post-crisis economy of Ukraine.
On 30th of March - 2nd of April 2017 in Odessa will take place Comediada 2017 - VII International Festival of Clowns and Mimes under the motto "Laugh to the World".
On 1st of April 2017 Ukraine will simplify obtaining Ukrainian Visa for foreigners so Ukraine visa cost 65 US dollars and time for obtaining the visa is up to 10 days.
On 22nd - 28th of April 2017 in Kiev Palace of Sports will take place Ice Hockey World Championship Division 1 Group A - a tournament with 15 games.
On 1st - 2nd of April 2017 in Art Factory Platform will take place Kyiv Coffee Festival - unique for Ukraine format of the coffee festival.
On 16th of February 2017 in International Airport Kharkiv (HRK) start operation new Airport Buses production of Slovenian company TAM VivAir.
Tickets for Eurovision 2017 go on sale on 14th of February 2017 at 19:15 CET according to Victoria Romanova executive producer of Eurovision Song Contest 2017.
On 13th of February 2017 opened booking of hotel rooms in official Kiev hotels during Eurovision 2017 for delegations of Eurovision Song Contest.
On 12th of April 2017 Georgian Airways start direct flights Kharkiv - Tbilisi with low cost return tickets of 199 US dollars only.
On 25th of January 2017 Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (LWO) opened trolleybus line from New Terminal to Lviv city center.
Ukrainian Railways on 2nd of February 2017 launch Train Tickets Booking App based on Android operating system for purchasing train tickets in Ukraine.
On 1st of February 2017 new terminal of Odessa International Airport been put into operation and it will receive its first passengers already in spring 2017.
Belavia to add more flights on the route Minsk-Odessa. From July 16 Belavia will operate 2 more flights to Odessa airport thus increasing the total amount of flight between Minsk and Odessa to 12 weekly.
Ukraine International Airlines commenced summer service on four routes this week: Ivano-Frankivsk – Alicante, Ivano-Frankivsk – Gdansk, Ivano-Frankivsk – Valencia and Vinnytsia – Warsaw Chopin.
Thursday, June 23, a new charter flight Kharkiv-Burgas-Kharkiv was opened. The program is organized by tour operator Travel Professional Group, Bravo Airways airline and the International Airport “Kharkiv”.
“Lviv Railway”, regional branch of “Ukrzaliznytsia”, has added Bike Cars to accommodate more bikes on select trains ( № 827/828 Lviv – Mukachevo, № 829/830 Lviv – Uzhgorod).
Air Serbia has widened its network reach in Macedonia with the launch of its new three-times-a-week service to Ohrid.
Wizz Air announced two new holiday routes to attractive seaside destinations from Poland. Starting in August, the new services will connect Warsaw with Split in Croatia and Katowice with Bari in Italy. Seats on the new routes are already on sale from only PLN 79 / EUR 19.99.
June 1, hotel and restaurant complex “Vita Park Borisfen” opened doors for the first guests after renovation. National hotel chain conducted a large-scale work on the improvement of hotel.
Hotel “Reikartz River Mykolaiv” became Award Winner 2015 for excellent guests’ reviews in 2015. Award Winner – the annual award, that is given by the international online booking system Booking.com to the best hotels around the world.
Optima Kherson hotel became Award Winner 2015 for wonderful guests’ reviews in 2015. Award Winner – the annual award, which is awarded by Booking.com to hotels. Candidates for the award may be only those hotels that were rated not less than 8 points.
The passengers of five Ukrainian trains finally can buy fresh brewed coffee. Coffee machines has already installed in first class sleeping cars of train №81 / 82 Kyiv – Uzhhorod, № 49/50 Kyiv – Truskavets, №12 / 11 Kyiv – Novooleksiyivka, №6 / 5 Kyiv – Moscow and № 54/53 Kyiv – St Petersburg.
One of the market leader and pioneering tour operators since 2008 when it began to operate in Ukraine, Coral Travel has entertained Ukrainian journalists in Xanadu Resort High Class hotel in Belek, Antalya.
Unique retro BMW, Ford and Fiat model can be seen in Lviv park of Bohdan Khmelnytsky during retro carriages competition. Retro models from all over Europe will participate in circuit race Leopolis Grand Prix.