Transport

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.
19-10-2015
All international flights to and from Lattakia Airport have been stopped, the Syrian Ministry of Transport has said.
19-10-2015
Data from Syria’s two main maritime ports confirm the annual decline in traffic.
05-10-2015
Cham Wings continues to expand its services and will start soon flying to Sudan.
21-09-2015
A week after it effectively cut the Homs motorway, an opposition group has announced free passage for civilians during day hours.
07-09-2015
Cham Wings, Syria’s only private airline, expanded its services last week with a new weekly flight to Muscat, Oman.
17-08-2015
Traffic at Syrian airports increased 20 percent on an annual basis in the first half of this year, according to a Government official.
10-08-2015
The U.S. Administration blacklist of Syrian companies now includes a number of state entities in the shipping and maritime industry.
27-07-2015
Syria is extending its sales tax to include airplanes ticket as the treasury seeks to generate new sources of income.
20-07-2015
Cham Wings has resumed today a direct air link between Damascus and Doha.
13-07-2015
After a year of relative stabilisation, traffic in Syria’s two main commercial maritime ports declined again in the first half of 2015, according to official data.
08-06-2015
A Ukrainian company has begun flights to Lattakia airport, becoming one of the rare European airlines to fly to Syria.
18-05-2015
Passenger traffic remains strong at Qamishli Airport, which continues to benefit from the lack of security on Syrian roads.
18-05-2015
Syrianair has reportedly managed to buy, through friendly countries, new engines for one of its Airbus aircrafts.