News 2012


Ukraine International Airlines states there’s no substance behind the information that has recently appeared in the press on PRIVAT Group or its affiliate structures becoming UIA shareholders.


Ukraine International Airlines celebrated the 20th anniversary of its operations. 25 November 1992, when UIA operated its first ever Kyiv – London – Kyiv flight is considered to be the airline’s birthday.


Ukraine International Airlines continues partnership with Aerosvit Airlines during IATA 2012-2013 winter season and IATA 2013summer season. The cooperation of the two carriers aims to significantly expand transit opportunities for both Ukrainian and foreign passengers.


Ukraine International Airlines and Elite World Transportation Group now offer a new complimentary business customer service – premium-class car pick-up at the airport ramp upon arrivals.  


June 7, 2012 Ukraine International Airlines and Public Joint Stock Company OTP Bank finalized the joint promotion and held prize drawing among the holders of UIA – OTP Bank co-branded credit cards.


Panorama Club UIA loyalty program has entered the top-10 frequent flyer programs in the Best Promotion for Earning nomination, according to the prestigious Freddie Awards.


Please pay attention that starting June 1, 2012 UIA implements the new Piece Concept of free baggage allowance and excess baggage charges. Baggage surcharge system per every kilo of excess baggage is interchanged with a simpler and more convenient Piece Concept defining checked baggage allowance and excess baggage charges.