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31.10.2017

Cat escapes from customs officer at National Airport Minsk, search continues
Passenger's cat lost at National Airport Minsk, search continues A cat belonging to passengers flying to Geneva has escaped from a customs officer during flight control. The staff is searching for the animal for the second day at the National Airport.  The pet's owners asked to help find a pet. Please watch the video showing the moment cat Martik escaped. The incident occurred on October 29 at the National Airport Minsk. Passengers from St. Petersburg carrying four cats were about to fly to Geneva. 

29.10.2017

Belavia changes baggage allowance rules
Belavia changes baggage allowance rules Belavia has changed the luggage allowance rules. Economy class passengers can now take up to 23 kilograms instead of 20 with them for free. What is more, it should be one suitcase.

28.10.2017

Belavia to introduce new flight schedule from October 29
Belavia to introduce new flight schedule from October 29 The national air company Belavia is introducing new flight schedule within the winter season. The schedule will be valid from October 29, 2017 till March 24, 2018. The number of flights from Minsk to Warsaw will be increased. Besides the five flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, there will be another flight on Sundays. It is also planned to increase the number of flights from Minsk to Amsterdam, Istanbul and Zhukovsky International Airport (Moscow region).

07.09.2017

National Airport Minsk introduces parking limits near airport building
National Airport Minsk limits parking near airport building It could be economic news, but the National Airport Minsk says the changes are explained by security requirements. We are talking about the new rules of ground movement near at the main airport of Belarus. They caused a wide resonance among passengers. Changes concern incoming passengers. From now on, those who are meet passengers after landing on a private car will have to get to their car on foot, unless it's the transfer of the airport itself. This is quite a long distance considering that most of passengers also have luggage.

06.09.2017

Minsk National Airport introduces new ground traffic rules
Minsk National Airport introduces new ground traffic rules Another news which is more likely to be connected with economics, though the National Airport is saying that it concerns security requirements. New ground traffic rules have been introduced in the airport. The rules drew a response among passengers, some of them called on the hotline. The changes concern arriving passengers. Those who are being met at the airport have to make a long way to the car, if it is not an airport transfer meeting them. The distance is not small, if to consider the luggage.

27.08.2017

Details of Belarus’ plane incident in South Sudan
Details of Belarus’ plane incident in South Sudan A special commission has been established due to the incident with a Belarusian plane in South Sudan. The representatives of the commission fle to the airport of Entebbe, where the damaged airplane is at the moment. The Il-76 plane was performing a humanitarian mission under the aegis of the United Nations.

12.08.2017

What will change in Brest airport after reconstruction?
What will change in Brest airport after reconstruction? On August 11, 2017 Alexander Lukashenko gave indications to reconstruct Brest airport. The President is sure that the space is not used for what it should be. What is more, the reconstruction of the runway has already begun.

19.07.2017

Passenger flow increases in National Airport Minsk
Passenger flow increases in National Airport Minsk The passenger flow in National Airport Minsk increased by one third from the beginning of 2017. As many as 2 million passengers. In June alone the number of passengers was 425 thousand.