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Transport in Samara
|03/14/2018 22:55||New Rostov airport exceeds 500000 passengers in first three months ( www.rusaviainsider.com )|
Platov is managed by Airports of Regions, which is part of Russian tycoon Viktor Vekselberg's Renova Group. The company also manages the airports at Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, and Samara. Platov's passenger terminal has a floor area of 51,000 square meters, three times that of the airport it ...
|03/12/2018 23:00||Four sick bears found living in tiny cages in car park 'after being abandoned when circus went ... ( Mirror.co.uk )|
Four ill bears have been found living in cramped cages in a car park after allegedly being abandoned there when a circus went bankrupt. The animals were discovered by passersby on the outskirts of Samara in south-western Russia and later reported by animal activist Angelina Grinevich. Upsetting ...
|03/12/2018 10:50||Putin 'couldn't care less' if Russian citizens meddled in US election ( WBAL Baltimore )|
Vladimir Putin gestures during his meeting with Agency for Strategic Intiatives's representatives on March 7, 2018 in Samara, Russia. ... Russian President Vladimir Putin said he "couldn't care less" if Russian citizens tried to meddle in the 2016 U.S. election because, he claimed, the perpetrators weren't ...
|03/09/2018 16:45||Wild Geese: Road-tripping across Russia and beyond ( Irish Times )|
Clancy returned home but continued his growing love affair with Russia, including spending several weeks one winter living on an island on the Volga river near Samara. In 2007, Clancy was working as on a number of housing development projects during the Celtic Tiger. Frustrated by Irish developers' ...
|03/08/2018 13:40||CarlsonCast March7--7am hour ( KVI-Radio )|
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, looks at bread and confectionery during his visit to the Samara bakery and confectionery factory on the eve of International Women's Day in Samara, Russia, Wednesday, March 7, 2018. (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). 0shares. tweet now!
|03/06/2018 07:40||Missed Fists: A seven-second KO and more hidden gems from KSW, FNG, Cage Warriors ( MMA Fighting )|
... checking out highlights from outside North America, this time hitting up Russia's Fight Nights Global promotion, England's Cage Warriors, Poland's KSW, and something called Samara MMA Federation (Russia). Special thanks to our own Petesy Carroll for providing some recommendations this week.
|02/26/2018 07:00||A Look Back at Cars Created by a Legendary Late Russian Car Designer (PHOTOS) ( Sputnik International )|
Automotive historians consider the VAZ-2108 Sputnik (known in Europe as the Lada Samara), a family hatchback compact introduced in 1984, to have been Mirzoyev's biggest success, with the car's revolutionary design (by Soviet standards) allowing it to compete even in the mainstream European car ...
|02/24/2018 23:05||Ex-head of Samara Russian Post tried for selling service car to his wife ( https://en.crimerussia.com/ )|
According to the press service of the Samara Regional Prosecutor's Office, a second criminal case has been initiated against former Head of Russian Post Samara office Artur Igrushkin. The proceedings under part 1 of Art. 285 of the Russian Criminal Code (Abuse of Official Powers) have been instituted ...
|02/24/2018 00:55||Moscow airports grew at different pace in January 2018 ( www.rusaviainsider.com )|
Domestic traffic exceeded 1.2 million with Penza, Simferopol, Kemerovo, Samara, and Stavropol being the most popular destinations. Sheremetyevo, Russia's biggest airport, reported a notable 12.6% increase in passenger numbers in January at 3.570 million, driven by activity of its largest tenants ...
|02/14/2018 01:25||Belarus to increase exports to Russia's Samara Oblast ( Belarus News (BelTA) )|
MOSCOW, 13 February (BelTA) - Belarus will increase exports of passenger transport vehicles, lifts, foodstuffs to Russia's Samara Oblast, the press service of the Belarusian Embassy in Russia told BelTA while commenting on a working visit of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to ...
|02/12/2018 04:25||No survivors in Russian plane crash ( Radio New Zealand )|
The office of Russia's transport prosecutor said all 65 passengers and six crew on board had been killed. Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov confirmed there were no survivors and said DNA tests would be needed to identify the dead. TV images of the crash site showed wreckage of the plane, including ...
|02/05/2018 22:25||Russia's car industry, where even the dead work overtime ( Open Democracy )|
Situated on the Volga River not far from Samara, the city is home to some 700,000 people, and its workshops â which produce Ladas, Renaults, Nissans and Datsuns ... With weak labour protections and union organising, Russia's car workers face significant exploitation at the hands of management.
|02/02/2018 16:15||Igor Artemyev sees a hand of carriers in soared prices for flight tickets ( Realnoe vremya )|
The head of FAS of Russia, Igor Artemyev, at the ''government hour'' in the Federation Council stated that, in his opinion, the rising prices for tickets ... from 6,171 to 4,846 rubles, Samara â from 8,547 to 5,466 rubles, Sochi â from 9,064 to 4,014, Volgograd â from 9,285 to 3,781 (by almost 200%).
|02/01/2018 15:20||Window to China: logistics park of Russian Post for 4 billion opens in Kazan ( Realnoe vremya )|
The first plane from China with parcels from online shops of the Celestial Kingdom landed in Kazan on 30 January. Now all parcels ordered by residents of Tatarstan, Mari El, Chuvashia, Udmurtia, Samara and Ulyanovsk Oblast will come to Kazan, not Moscow. The capacities of the new logistics centre ...
|01/30/2018 23:30||Flydubai's B737 MAX 8 now flying from Sheremetyevo ( Gulf Digital News )|
Flydubai has launched its first Boeing 737 MAX 8 on its Sheremetyevo-Dubai route, offering passengers from Russia the opportunity to be the first to enjoy a ... Krasnodar, Makhachkala, Mineralnye Vody, Moscow (Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo), Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Ufa, Voronezh and Yekaterinburg.
|01/30/2018 08:25||Russia designing environmentally friendly rocket ( The Indian Wire )|
Russia, to overcome this fallout, is working on Soyuz-5 carrier rocket that is an environmentally friendly rocket which will use eco-friendly fuel. According to Aleksandr Kirilin, the general director of the TSKB-Progress Space Center in Samara, Russia, this could be built by 2022. âThe Soyuz-5 is a ...
|01/26/2018 05:45||Aktobe bus fire: Drivers detained ( http://www.inform.kz/sitemap_en.xml (press release) )|
AKTOBE. KAZINFORM The three drivers of the bus that burned in Aktobe region have been detained and incarcerated in the Detention Center of Aktobe city, Kazinform correspondent cites the press service of the regional prosecutor's office. As the investigation progresses, it was found that the fire ...
|01/25/2018 21:30||When Soviet Aeroflot Pilot Tried To Land Blind To Win A Bet And Killed 70 People ( Avgeekery (blog) )|
On October 20, 1986, 87 passengers and 7 crew members took off from Yekaterinburg headed to Grozny via Samara (which was called Kuybyshev at the time). When coming in for a landing, Captain Alexander Kliuyev made a deadly bet with the First Officer, insisting that he planned to land the ...
|01/23/2018 15:20||Aktobe bus fire kills 52 Uzbek nationals, investigation underway ( Astana Times )|
18 bus fire in the Aktobe region in north-western Kazakhstan killed 52 Uzbek nationals on their way to the Russian city of Samara. ... Fire broke out in the passenger bus carrying Uzbek workers from Shymkent city in southern Kazakhstan, close to the Uzbek border, to Russia, a major destination for ...
|01/22/2018 21:35||TRD wins 7-year concession at Domodedovo's new terminal ( TRBusiness )|
The number of local employees needed once the new retail space opens will significantly increase too, confirms the retailer. TRD currently employs approximately 300 staff across five Russian airports (Moscow Domodedovo, Moscow Ostafyevo, Ekaterinburg Koltsovo, Samara Kurumoch and Moscow ...