KAPAN —  L-410-UVP E20 passenger plane (produced in the Czech Republic) landed today at Syunik airport in Kapan, the capital of Armenia’s southeastern province of Syunik.

The L-410 plane took off from Yerevan’s Zvartnots international airport at 10:10 local time, and successfully landed in Kapan at 10:58. The aircraft is designed for 19 passengers, the Armenian Civil Aviation Committee said.

“This is a truly historic flight – the first passenger flight made to Kapan airport since the 1990s with the exception of one private flight made in 2017,” the Civil Aviation Committee said.

Kapan’s Syunik airport has been renovated according to international criteria and certified by the Civil Aviation Committee of Armenia in 2020.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

Kurdish Protests in Turkey as ISIS Continues Attack on Kobani

ISTANBUL — Kurds across Turkey have protested against the government’s lack of support…

Pashinyan, Putin Discuss Karabakh Conflict and Allied Ties

YEREVAN — Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan…

Serena Williams Engaged to Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian

LOS ANGELES — Serena Williams has announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian,…

USC Thornton Friends of Armenian Music Celebrate 39th Anniversary by Honoring Past Presidents

LOS ANGELES — It was standing room only on May 6, 2018,…