AZAL temporally suspends use & acquiring of РђH-140-100 airliners, Jahangir Asgarov

Business Materials 28 December 2005 19:46 (UTC +04:00)

“The meeting of the State Commission under the chairmanship of Primer Artur Rasizade made a decision to suspend use and acquiring of АH-140-100 airliners manufactured by the Kharkov state aviation enterprise, Ukraine,” Jahangir Asgarov, the head of AZAL state company, said to news conference, Trend reports.

”Exploitation of the rest AH-140-100 airliners in the balance of AZAL and acquiring of new airlines is suspended till completion of the investigation and determination of the reasons for the accident,” he added.

According to Asgarov, the flights in the directions Tbilisi, Alepo, Tehran and other cities are carried out by airlines РўU-134, РўU-154 and Airbus-319.