ALROSA (airline)

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ALROSA
ALROSA (airline) logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
6R DRU MIRNY
Founded 2000
Hubs
Fleet size 3
Destinations 11
Parent company ALROSA
Headquarters Mirny, Russia
Website http://www.alrosa.aero

CJSC "Air Company ALROSA" (Russian: ЗАО «Авиакомпания АЛРОСА», ZAO «Aviakompanija ALROSA»), formerly Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise (Alrosa Air Company Limited) is an airline from Mirny, Russia. Its bases are at Mirny Airport and Polyarny Airport, with a focus city at Lensk Airport. The airline operates scheduled and chartered domestic flights.

History

Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise was founded by the Russian mining company ALROSA (Almazy Rossii Sakha). A sister company is the Moscow-based VIP passenger charter services airline Alrosa Avia.

Destinations

Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise serves the following destinations within Russia (as of December 2015):[1]

Russia

Fleet

An-38 in old livery of Alrosa
An Alrosa Boeing 737-800

The Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise fleet includes the following aircraft as of July 2017:[2]

Alrosa-Avia fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
C Y Total
Boeing 737-700 2 TBA
Boeing 737-800 3 12 144 166
Irkut MC-21-300 3[3][4]
TBA
Deliveries begin in 2023
Total 3 5

Accidents and incidents

On 7 September 2010, Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise Flight 514, operated by Tupolev Tu-154M RA-85684 suffered a complete in-flight electrical failure. A successful emergency landing was made at the closed Izhma Airport but the aircraft overran the overgrown runway and was substantially damaged. All 81 people on board escaped uninjured. The aircraft was on a domestic scheduled passenger flight from Polyarny Airport, Udachny to Domodedovo International Airport, Moscow.[5][6][7]

References

  1. ^ "Расписание". Мирнинское авиационное предприятие. Retrieved 8 June 2012. 
  2. ^ https://www.alrosa.aero/informaciya_dlya_passazhirov/flot-alrosa/
  3. ^ "Russia's Alrosa to lease 3+3 MC-21-300s from IFC". ch-aviation.com. 20 July 2017. Retrieved 20 July 2017. 
  4. ^ "Irkut MC-21 Wins Few Airline Orders at MAKS 2017". ainonline.com. 19 July 2017. Retrieved 20 July 2017. 
  5. ^ Hradecky, Simon. "Accident: Alrosa Mirny T154 at Izhma on Sep 7th 2010, loss of electrics and landing on helicopter platform". The Aviation Herald. Retrieved 7 September 2010. 
  6. ^ "Lucky Tu-154 crash landing in Komi". BarentsObserver. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 
  7. ^ "Pilots Called Heroes After Crash Landing". The Moscow Times. Archived from the original on 9 September 2010. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 

External links

Media related to Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise at Wikimedia Commons

  • Official website
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