News

28 December 2018

Ukraine Receives IMF Loan Tranche Of USD 1.4 Billion

Ukraine’s international reserves exceed USD 20 billion, according to the National Bank of Ukraine.

27 December 2018

Interior Ministry Receives First Helicopters Under Contract With Airbus

Ukraine will receive two additional helicopters intended for the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the National Guard in January.

Ukrzaliznytsia Planning To Replace Imported Parts With Domestic Ones

Primarily, Ukrainian Railways is hoping to replace Russian-made parts and mechanisms with locally made ones.

26 December 2018

Lease Auction For Ukrzaliznytsia Railcars Launched On ProZorro

14 lots are on auction.

Passenger Traffic Through Ukrainian Airports In 2018 Reaches 20 Million

The 20-millionth passenger was welcomed at the Boryspil airport.

22 December 2018

Alstom Delivers First Freight Locomotive To Azerbaijan

The freight locomotive was produced at a plant in Kazakhstan.

Wizz Air Announces Number Of Passengers It Has Transported To Ukraine Since 2008

The airline continues to increase the passenger volume on its flights to/from Ukraine.

21 December 2018

Belarus To Share Information About Plans For Construction Of Port On River Dnipro On Ukrainian Border

In turn, the USPA is ready to consider the possibility of dredging the River Dnipro to facilitate transportation of goods from/to Belarus.

UkSATSE Obtains EASA Certificate

The EASA certificate of conformance opens up the possibility of resumption of operation of the Uzhhorod airport.

20 December 2018

Olvia Port’s New Terminal Processes First Vessel

The Yevrovneshtorg terminal plans to handle 1 million tons of agricultural cargo in 2019.

19 December 2018

Boryspil Airport Explains Paralysis At Its Cargo Terminal

The Boryspil airport’s first deputy general director spoke about the reasons for the paralysis at the airport’s cargo terminal on Friday.

Lemtrans Adds 110 New Ukrainian-Made Wagons To Its Fleet

The gondola cars were purchased under a five-year financial lease agreement with Privatbank.

18 December 2018

Ryanair’s Laudamotion Subsidiary To Begin Flying To Ukraine In February

The Austrian low-cost airline will begin performing flights on the Kyiv-Vienna route.

17 December 2018

Ukrzaliznytsia Launches Operation Of First 4 General Electric Locomotives

The Kryukov Railcar Building Works has delivered the first four Trident diesel locomotives to Ukrzaliznytsia.

Cargo Transport Volume On River Dnipro In First 11 Months Of 2018 Exceeds Volume For Entire 2017

In total, 15,629 ship journeys have been performed on the river since the beginning of this year.

16 December 2018

Ukrainian Ports Handle 512,000 Passengers In January-November 2018

Data on passenger traffic through Ukrainian river ports and seaports have been published.

Omelian Hoping Ukraine Can Sign Open Skies Agreement With EU Day After Brexit

Since Britain and its territory Gibraltar will no longer be part of the EU, all obstacles to the signing of the agreement by the European Union will be removed.

13 December 2018

Finance Ministry: EU Transfers EUR 500 Million To Ukraine As First Tranche Of Macro-Financial Assistance

The money will be spent on fighting corruption, improving the quality of government and the tax system, reforming the energy sector, social policy, etc.

Mykolaiv Airport Preparing To Receive First Regular Flight In December

It will be a flight from Kyiv.

CFTS Issues New Edition Of Transport Book 2018

A new section has been added to the handbook and the information in it has been updated.