SkyUp Airlines will launch scheduled service from Kiev to Tbilisi in Georgia on December 27, 2018.
The following day the carrier will launch the Kiev – Sofia, Bulgaria route.
The airline on December 29, 2018 will also start service to Barcelona, Spain and Poprad, Slovakia.
Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): SkyUp Airlines Boeing 737-8H6 WL UR-SQB (msn 40153) AYT (Ton Jochems). Image: 943630.
The airline has also added its first Boeing 737-700 (in a special livery):
SkyUp Airlines (Kiev) has commenced operations in the Ukraine with a single Boeing 737-800 (UR-SQA).
The first flight was on May 21, 2018 to Egypt in ex-Malaysian Airlines colors (see below).
A second 737-800 (UR-SQB) is due shortly.
All images by SkyUp Airlines.
SkyUp Airlines and Boeing have announced they have finalized a firm order for five 737 MAX airplanes valued at $624 million at list prices. The order includes two 737 MAX 8 and three 737 МАХ 10 jets.
SkyUp, based in Kiev, is a new airline that plans to begin charter operations in April with leased Next-Generation 737 airplanes. The airline is ordering the MAX airplanes to meet future demand in the Ukrainian market.
SkyUp Airlines will start operations flying from Kiev and other cities in Ukraine to destinations in Spain, Turkey, Dubai and other holiday destinations.
The new airline will also fly domestic routes starting in May.