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News 2016

Ukraine International Airlines Completes Implementation of PROS Revenue Management Solutions as Strategic Enablers for Global Growth Plans

12.12.2016
PROS (NYSE: PRO), the revenue and profit realization company, today announced that Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has deployed into production PROS Origin & Destination (O&D) and PROS Real-Time Dynamic Pricing (RTDP) solutions.  

UIA launches flights between Odesa and Kutaisi

08.12.2016
Within the period of Summer 2017 Schedule, Ukraine International Airlines will be operating non-stop scheduled flights between Odesa and Kutaisi, Georgia. Tickets are available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA received the ninth Boeing 737-800 aircraft

28.11.2016
Friday, November 25, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines enhanced its fleet with modern Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft. The delivery summarizes the carrier`s 2016 fleet renewal and expansion program.  

UIA marks its 24th anniversary

25.11.2016
On Friday, November 25, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines mark the 24th anniversary. UIA has had a long and quite challenging way from a young airline with just two aircraft to Ukraine`s leading carrier not only promoting Ukraine worldwide but also maintaining transit operations between the West and the East, the North and the South.  

UIA offers more travel opportunities within the New Year period

23.11.2016
Within the period of December 2016 – January 2017, Ukraine International Airlines will operate a number of additional scheduled flights and launch several wintertime services providing passengers with more travel opportunities.  

UIA and Amadeus signed a partnership agreement

07.11.2016
November 4, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines and Amadeus signed a partnership agreement, enabling UIA to drive revenue generation and growth. The parties were represented by Yuri Miroshnikov, UIA President, and Julia Sattel, Global Head of Airline IT, Amadeus.  

UIA launches scheduled flights to Colombo

04.11.2016
On Saturday, November 5, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines started operating non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Colombo. The capital of Sri Lanka became the fourth destination of the UIA long-haul route network.  

UIA launched non-stop scheduled flights to Dusseldorf

01.11.2016
October 30, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines launched non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Dusseldorf. Therefore, the leading Ukraine`s carrier offers passengers to travel to four destinations in Germany, namely Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, and Dusseldorf.  

UIA launched non-stop scheduled flights to Ankara

31.10.2016
October 30, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines enhanced the offer in Turkey by launching non-stop scheduled flights between Ankara and Kiev.  

UIA has successfully cut over to the new passenger service and revenue management systems

25.10.2016
To support rapidly expanding business operations and offer passengers a vast selection of travel options and opportunities, Ukraine International Airlines have successfully cut over to Amadeus Altea Passenger Service System and PROS Origin&Destination Revenue Management System. Completed on October 23, 2016, transition became the landmark of the airline`s development.  

UIA enhances the selection of additional services on charter flights

24.10.2016
Ukraine International Airlines offers passengers of charter flights to take advantage of a vast selection of additional travel options.  

UIA increases the Kiev – Amman flight frequency

19.10.2016
October 30, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will increase the Kiev – Amman flight frequency up to five weekly flights.  

UIA starts using the Amadeus Passenger Service System

12.10.2016
To offer passengers vast selection of travel options and opportunities, Ukraine International Airlines signed for Amadeus Altea Passengers Service System. The final stage of migrating to the new platform involves temporary restrictions on a number of the carrier`s services.  

UIA offers new Pre-ordered Meal options

04.10.2016
October 3, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines offered Economy Class passengers traveling on UIA short and medium-haul flights the new Pre-ordered Meal menu.  

UIA carried exotic animals from Israel to Ukraine

27.09.2016
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, three kangaroos and four barking squirrels (Cynomys) were transported on Ukraine International Airlines flight PS778 Tel Aviv – Kiev. Transportation was carried out on the long haul Boeing 767-300 aircraft under the UIA Professional Cargo Solutions program.  

UIA launches new flights between Lviv and Vilnius

16.09.2016
Ukraine International Airlines enhance the selection of travel opportunities to Lithuania. On Friday, September 16, 2016, UIA will operate the first non-stop scheduled flight from Vilnius to Lviv, while the inbound flight from Lviv to Vilnius is scheduled on Saturday, September 17.   

UIA commenced testing SMS notification service

17.08.2016
UIA started testing SMS notification service informing passengers of all scheduled flights on any delays and cancellations. Therefore, the airline`s clients will be notified of important schedule alterations.  

UIA received another Boeing 737-800 aircraft

04.08.2016
As a part of the carrier’s fleet renewal and expansion program, on August 4 Ukraine International Airlines received yet another Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft.  

UIA launches new flights between Lviv and Vilnius

03.08.2016
Given the air service liberalization between Ukraine and Lithuania, Ukraine International Airlines enhance the selection of travel opportunities to Lithuania. In September 2016, in addition to Kiev – Vilnius, Odesa – Vilnius, and Kiev – Palanga flights, UIA will offer passengers to take advantage of non-stop scheduled services between Lviv and Vilnius.  

UIA enhanced its fleet with the seventh Boeing 737-800 aircraft this year

29.07.2016
Thursday, July 28, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines received yet another Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft, the seventh out of nine Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft that UIA plans to acquire in 2016 as a part of its fleet renewal and expansion program.  

UIA doubles its Kiev – Ivano-Frankivsk flights

28.07.2016
Within the period of Winter 2016/17 Schedule, effective October 30, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will double the Kiev – Ivano-Frankivsk flight frequency.  

UIA summarizes the performance of the Humanitarian Carriage Program

25.07.2016
Ukraine International Airlines mark the first anniversary of the unique Humanitarian Carriage Program and summarizes its performance.  

UIA announces the launch of new flights to Ankara

22.07.2016
Within the period of Winter 2016/17 Schedule Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Ankara, Turkey. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA enhanced its fleet with a brand new Boeing 737-800 aircraft

21.07.2016
July 20, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines received the brand new Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft manufactured at Boeing facilities in Seattle, the US.  

UIA introduced Business Smart fares

19.07.2016
Ukraine International Airlines introduce Business Smart fares and offer early bookers, departing from the cities of Ukraine, to purchase Business Class tickets at attractive prices.  

UIA informs on flight delays

18.07.2016
Ukraine International Airlines inform that, due to a combination of reasons – adverse weather conditions in several airports of departure and arrival, as well as necessity to wait for transit passengers, – a number of UIA scheduled and charter flights departing on July 18, 2016, are expected to be delayed.  

UIA continues operating flights between Ivano-Frankivsk and Alicante in winter 2016/17

18.07.2016
Within the period of Winter 2016/17 Schedule, Ukraine International Airlines will continue operating non-stop scheduled flights between Ivano-Frankivsk and Alicante, Spain.  

UIA doubles flight frequency between Kiev and Yerevan

15.07.2016
Effective July 15, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines increase flight frequency between Kiev and Yerevan and offer passengers to take advantage of double-daily non-stop scheduled services.  

UIA launched non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Chernivtsi

13.07.2016
Tuesday, July 12, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines operated the first flight between Kiev and Chernivtsi, thus extending its domestic network to nine destinations within Ukraine.  

UIA upgrades the Unaccompanied Minors service

08.07.2016
Ukraine International Airlines offers clients to take advantage of the upgraded Unaccompanied Minors service.  

UIA became the official carrier of Odessa International Film Festival

08.07.2016
Ukraine International Airlines became the official carrier of VII Odessa International Film Festival that will be held between July 15 and 23, 2016.  

UIA and Ukrainian Athletic Federation signed Memorandum on cooperation

17.06.2016
Preceding Ukrainian Athletic Championship, Ukraine International Airlines and Ukrainian Athletic Federation signed Memorandum on cooperation and interaction.  

UIA and Tabletochki Fund report on the first year`s performance within the joint program

17.06.2016
Ukraine International Airlines and Tabletochki International Charity Fund summarize the performance of the first year of the joint charity program. Over eighty seriously ill children and their families, that needed to travel abroad to receive medical care, were provided with free tickets.  

UIA launches flights between Kiev and Chernivtsi

16.06.2016
July 12, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will enhance its domestic network by launching non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Chernivtsi. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA enhanced fleet with a Boeing 737-800 aircraft

13.06.2016
As a part of the program of fleet renewal and expansion, Ukraine International Airlines received the fifth out of nine Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft that the carrier plans to acquire in 2016.  

UIA offers more services on charter flights

09.06.2016
In June 2016 Ukraine International Airlines expand the range of services on charter flights by providing passengers with an opportunity to pre-order their onboard meals and book preferred seats.  

UIA carried Ukraine national football team to Marseille

08.06.2016
Tuesday, June 7, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines carried Ukraine national football team to Marseille to take part in the UEFA 2016 European Football Championship.  

UIA enhances the Hand Luggage Only concept

07.06.2016
Ukraine International Airlines enhances the Hand Luggage Only concept by extending the given type of aviation product to minimum Economy Class and promo tickets fares.  

UIA launches flights between Ivano-Frankivsk and Venice

19.05.2016
June 16, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled services between Ivano-Frankivsk and Venice. Therefore, the carrier will offer passengers to reach four destinations from Ivano-Frankivsk.  

UIA introduced the automated web check-in

18.05.2016
To provide clients with better service, May 18, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines introduces the automated web check-in service for economy class passengers traveling on UIA scheduled and charter flights.  

The UIA Boeing 737 – 900 aircraft was damaged at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport

16.05.2016
Ukraine International Airlines` Boeing 737-900 aircraft that operated PS781 Kiev – Tel Aviv flight on May 15 sustained damage of the left forward entry door. That happened after the aircraft had been taxied and the process of passengers unloading started.  

UIA enhanced fleet with two aircraft from AerCap – the world`s leader in aircraft leasing

16.05.2016
In May 2016, as part of the program of fleet renewal and expansion Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) received two Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft.  

UIA launches flights to the second destination in Lithuania

13.05.2016
June 19, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled services between Kiev and Palanga. Therefore, the carrier`s flight geography in Lithuania will include two destinations, namely Vilnius and Palanga. In addition to Riga, Latvia, the airline will offer passengers three routes to Baltic countries.  

UIA launches triple-daily flights to Minsk

12.05.2016
Within the period of May 25 – September 22, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will increase flight frequency between Kiev and Minsk and offer passengers triple-daily non-stop scheduled services.  

UIA launches flights between Ivano-Frankivsk and Gdansk

10.05.2016
Effective 25 June, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled services between Ivano-Frankivsk and Gdansk, Poland. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA carried the Holy Fire from Israel to Kazakhstan

04.05.2016
Ukraine International Airlines carried the Holy Fire from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Almaty, Kazakhstan.  

UIA launches flights between Vinnytsia and Warsaw

04.05.2016
As a part of its international flights` program from the cities of Ukraine, Ukraine International Airlines keep expanding the route network from Vinnytsia International airport. Therefore, in addition to services to Tel Aviv, in summer 2016 the carrier will operate non-stop scheduled flights between Vinnytsia and Warsaw.  

UIA became the official carrier of Ukrainian Figure Skating Federation

26.04.2016
April 22, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines and Ukrainian Figure Skating Federation (UFSF) signed a memorandum of partnership. Therefore, UIA will carry Ukrainian figure skaters to international competitions and lend support to figure skating championships in Ukraine.  

UIA launches services between Ivano-Frankivsk and Alicante

20.04.2016
Effective 26 June 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Ivano-Frankivsk and Alicante, Spain. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.   

UIA launches flights to Palma de Mallorca

15.04.2016
Effective June 3, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop seasonal flights between Kiev and Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, and UIA ticket offices.  

UIA launches flights to Ankara

14.04.2016
Within the period of Winter 2016/2017 Schedule Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Ankara, Turkey. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA launches ticket sales for non-stop services between Tel Aviv and Vinnitsa

13.04.2016
June 8, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Tel Aviv and Vinnitsa that will be operated throughout the year. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA launches services between Ivano-Frankovsk and Valencia

12.04.2016
June 24, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will launch non-stop scheduled flights between Ivano-Frankovsk and Valencia, Spain. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA launches ticket sales for services to Colombo

11.04.2016
In Winter 2016/2017, Ukraine International Airlines will be operating non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Colombo, Sri Lanka. Tickets are available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA resumes services to Dusseldorf

05.04.2016
Within the period of Winter 2016/2017 Schedule Ukraine International Airlines will be operating non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Dusseldorf. Tickets are already available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies.  

UIA resumes the Kiev – Brussels – Kiev flights

04.04.2016
Starting April 6, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines resume PS145 Kiev – Brussels and PS146 Brussels – Kiev non-stop scheduled flights.  

UIA provides Panorama Club members with the additional opportunity to accrue miles for PRE-ORDERED MEAL service

31.03.2016
Starting 1 April, 2016, UIA expands the range of benefits for Panorama Club members and provides the opportunity to accrue miles for Pre-ordered meal service.   

UIA keeps introducing the Buy on Board concept across the network

30.03.2016
May 15, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines extend the Buy on Board program by introducing the concept on non-stop international scheduled flights from the cities of Ukraine.  

UIA will operate flights between Kiev and Zaporozhe to/from the alternative airport

29.03.2016
Ukraine International Airlines` PS 085 Kiev – Zaporozhe and PS 086 Zaporozhe – Kiev flights on March 29 and 30, 2016, respectively, will be operated to/from Dnepropetrovsk International Airport.  

UIA keeps operating additional flights to Amsterdam due to Brussels Airport closure

29.03.2016
March 30, as well as April 1, 2, 4 and 5, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will operate additional flights connecting Kiev and Amsterdam due to Brussels International Airport closure.  

UIA launched services to Venice

29.03.2016
March 28, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines operated the first non-stop scheduled flight connecting Kiev with Venice.  

UIA keeps implementing the full set of measures to carry passengers to Benelux countries

28.03.2016
Due to Brussels Zaventem Airport continuous closure, Ukraine International Airlines keeps implementing a comprehensive set of measures to ensure all passengers reach their destination in Benelux countries.  

UIA expanded its fleet with the 33rd aircraft

28.03.2016
In March 2016, as part of UIA’s program of fleet renewal and expansion Ukraine International Airlines received the Boeing 737-800 aircraft. Therefore, the carrier`s fleet currently consists of 33 aircraft.  

UIA will operate additional flights to Amsterdam due to Brussels Airport closure

25.03.2016
March 26, 27, and 28, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will operate additional flights between Kiev and Amsterdam due to Brussels International Airport closure and the necessity to carry passengers to Benelux.  

UIA keeps on introducing the “hand luggage only” ticket rates on its scheduled services

23.03.2016
Ukraine International Airlines offers passengers traveling without baggage to save on tickets by introducing the “hand luggage only” ticket rates on a number of international services.  

UIA cancelled the Kiev – Brussels – Kiev flight due to Brussels Zaventem Airport closure

22.03.2016
Ukraine International Airlines cancelled PS145 Kiev – Brussels and PS146 Brussels – Kiev flights scheduled on March 22-23, 2016, due to Brussels Zaventem International Airport closure.  

UIA presents the 2016 flight programme to Italy

15.03.2016
Within the period of Summer 2016 Schedule Ukraine International Airlines will offer passengers vast opportunities when traveling from the capital and the cities of Ukraine to Italy.  

UIA received the AIA Fastest Developing Carrier for Eastern Europe Award

14.03.2016
Regarding the 2015 results Athens International Airport awarded Ukraine International the Fastest Developing Carrier for Eastern Europe Award.  

UIA launches Panorama Club Digital Card

11.03.2016
Ukraine International Airlines offer passengers a new product – Panorama Club Digital Card – providing Panorama Club members with an opportunity to use both plastic membership card and its digital analog.  

UIA became the carrier of The Victors exhibition

29.02.2016
As part of the Discover Ukraine program, Ukraine International Airlines became the carrier of The Victors exhibition, the joint social project of TSN and Viva! Magazine.  

UIA partnered Matvei Vaisberg`s exhibition in Georgia

24.02.2016
As part of the Discover Ukraine program, Ukraine International Airlines partnered the exhibition of Matvei Vaisberg, a prominent Ukrainian artist. The event is held between February 12 and March 5, 2016, in Tbilisi, Georgia.  

UIA introduces the Buy on Board concept on Kiev – Baku scheduled services

08.02.2016
Ukraine International Airlines extend the Buy on Board program by introducing the concept on non-stop scheduled flights connecting Kiev with Baku.  

To cut fares UIA offers “hand luggage only” ticket rates on a number of non-stop international flights

02.02.2016
As an experiment, Ukraine International Airlines offer passengers additional ticket fares for non-stop international flights connecting Kiev with Vilnius, as well as Kiev, Kharkov, Lvov, Dnepropetrovsk, Odessa with Tel Aviv. Tickets are available on UIA official website, at the carrier`s Contact Center, UIA ticket offices, and authorized travel agencies starting February 1, 2016.  

UIA carried its 30 millionth passenger

27.01.2016
Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines carried its 30 millionth passenger on PS415 Kiev – Munich flight. Yuliia Dmitriieva, Panorama Club – UIA frequent flyer loyalty program – member became the UIA jubilee client.  

UIA reports on the range of anti-infection measures

25.01.2016
Ukraine International Airlines` Press Service reports on the comprehensive set of measures to control influenza and other acute respiratory viral infections in Ukraine.  

Due to extreme weather UIA is forced to cancel the Kiev – New York – Kiev flights

22.01.2016
Due to dangerous East Coast Snowstorm Ukraine International is forced to cancel the PS231 Kiev – New York on Saturday, January 23 and the PS232 New York – Kiev on Sunday, January 24. Flight cancellation is driven by fight safety.  

UIA expanded its fleet with the 27th Boeing aircraft

22.01.2016
January 22, 2016, as part of UIA’s program of fleet renewal and expansion Ukraine International Airlines received the Boeing 737-800 aircraft. In 2016 the carrier plans to expand fleet with six aircraft.  

UIA partnered the Ukraine on Film: Way to Freedom Film Festival

22.01.2016
Ukraine International Airlines became the official carrier of the Ukraine on Film: Way to Freedom – the first Ukrainian film festival to be held in Brussels on January 23 – 24, 2016.  

UIA launches non-stop services from Lvov to Istanbul

19.01.2016
April 15, 2016, Ukraine International Airlines will lunch non-stop scheduled service from Lvov to Istanbul. Tickets are available on UIA website, at the carrier`s Contact Center and ticket offices, as well as authorized travel agencies.  

Ukraine International Airlines` Press Service informs on the incident at International airport KYIV on January 16, 2016.

16.01.2016
January 16, 2016, operating the PS034 Lvov (Danylo Halytskyi International airport “Lviv”) – Kiev (Kiev Boryspil International airport) flight, the UIA Boeing 737-300 landed at destination alternate aerodrome – International airport KYIV – because of the runway closure at Kiev Boryspil International airport.  

UIA increases the Kiev – Beijing flight frequency

12.01.2016
Within the period of Summer 2016 Schedule Ukraine International Airlines will increase the Kiev – Beijing flight frequency offering passengers to take advantage of up to 6 weekly fights.  

UIA sums up the Corporate Loyalty Program initial performance

05.01.2016
Panorama Club CORPORATE – Ukraine International Airlines` Loyalty Program for corporate clients – gains momentum. Within two months` period over 300 companies from 17 countries worldwide have joined the Program and seized the opportunity to cut business travel costs substantially.