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2014-06-26 04:20:13

Airline's first direct purchase of Boeing airplanes MINSK, Belarus, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Belarus flag carrier Belavia Airlines have reached an agreement on an order for three Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes. Valued at $272 million at current list prices, this is the first direct purchase of Boeing airplanes for Belavia. "We are committed to bring the highest levels of comfort and convenience to our customers by continuing to operate the most reliable...

2014-06-10 12:21:10

MOSCOW, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeroflot (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) announces that Dobrolet, its wholly owned low-cost carrier subsidiary, has completed its first commercial flight from Moscow to Simferopol. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131010/644285 ) A ceremony to mark the maiden flight at Sheremetyevo International Airport, Aeroflot's international hub in Moscow, was attended by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, senior...

2014-01-17 12:20:07

MOSCOW, January 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 14, 2014, Transaero Airlines started to offer a new low-cost product called Discount Class. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120730/546480 ) Discount class is offered on certain Transaero flights from Moscow Domodedovo airport on a number of popular domestic and international routes including those to London, Berlin, Vienna, Barcelona, Rome, Milan, Tel Aviv, Vilnius, Yekaterinburg,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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