Chukotavia

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Federal State Unitary Enterprise "ChukotAVIA"
ФГУП «ЧукотАВИА»
ChukotAVIA logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
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Founded 1 September 1996
Hubs Anadyr Ugolny Airport
Fleet size 19
Headquarters Anadyr
Key people Tomash Troyanovsky (General Director)[1]
Website http://chukotavia.ru

ChukotAVIA (Russian: ЧукотАВИА, short for Чукотские авиалинии; English: Chukotka Airlines) is an airline based in Anadyr, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Russia. It operates passenger, cargo, and utility services. Its main base is Anadyr Ugolny Airport.[1]

History[edit]

The airline was established and started operations in 1996. It was formed by the merger of Anadyr and Chaunski Air Enterprises. It is owned by Anadyr Air Enterprise, Keperveyem Air Enterprise, Mys Shmidta Air Enterprise and Pevek Air Enterprise.

Fleet[edit]

As of 2016, the Chukotavia fleet comprises the following aircraft:[1]

Chukotavia Fleet
Aircraft In
Service
Orders Passengers Notes
Antonov An-24RV 1
Antonov An-26 3
De Havilland Canada DHC-6-400 Twin Otter 5 (as of August 2017)[2]
Mil Mi-8 10
Total 19

Fleet upgrade[edit]

In 2014, Chukotavia leased two DHC-6-400 Twin Otter turboprop aircraft to replace helicopters on its regional flights, with additional two aircraft purchased in 2015.[3]

Destinations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c (in Russian) Federal State Unitary Enterprise "State Air Traffic Management Corporation", Airline Reference, Vol. 1, Russian Federation, 1 June 2007, p. 489
  2. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2017 (Part Two)". Airliner World (November 2017): 30. 
  3. ^ http://www.ch-aviation.ch/portal/airline.php?cha=CHU

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