Transport

20-09-2016
Syrianair has begun flying a third aircraft and is preparing to operate a fourth in the coming weeks, the minister of transport said.
06-09-2016
The Ministry of Economy has banned the import of cars until at least the end of the year, according to a local media.
30-08-2016
Syrian media are reporting that Cham Wings, a private airline, has been granted a license by the European air traffic regulator, to fly to Europe, potentially restoring air traffic between Damascus and EU countries.
30-08-2016
The airport of Qamishli, which is the only means for Syrians from the northeast to connect with the rest of the country, continued to witness significant activity in the first half of this year.
15-08-2016
Syrianair, the state-owned carrier, has rented a 20-year old Airbus plane from Iran’s Mahan Air to increase the size of its fleet that had fallen to a single aircraft.
18-07-2016
Syria’s two main commercial ports had a mixed performance in the first half of this year, data show.
24-05-2016
The Syrian Civil Aviation Authority has suspended for one full month the license of Cham Wings, the country’s main private sector airline.
10-05-2016
According to data from the head of the Traffic Directorate in Damascus, half of all car accidents that occured last year in Syria were in Damascus.
03-05-2016
Data from the Ports of Tartous and Lattakia for the first quarter of this year show a small increase in container traffic and a decline in bulk cargo.
19-04-2016
The Syrian Civil Aviation Authority has obtained a court order seizing the funds of a former Malaysian contractor.
15-03-2016
Cham Wings has announced the opening of a new route to Tehran as Syrianair sees almost all its fleet grounded.
05-01-2016
The Ministry of Transport has decided to reduce by 25 percent the fees collected by the country’s maritime ports starting the beginning of this year.
14-12-2015
The fleet of Syrianair is down to as little as two planes as the Government appears reluctant to disburse funds to repair the company’s planes.
07-12-2015
A second private airline, Fly Damas, has started flying in Syria.
26-10-2015
The Syrian Civil Aviation Authority has provided data on airport traffic and on the performance of Syrianair, the national carrier, in the last two years.

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