"ARMAVIA" WILL BUY NEW PLANES

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[03:43 pm] 06 May, 2006

Aviation company "Armavia" intends to buy three airbuses by financial
leasing. Next week the company will have another airbus A-320 produced
in 1994 or 1995. Later on two more airbuses will be bought.

At present "Armavia" has one A-320 and two A-319 airbuses. Besides,
the company also has an IL-86, a YaK-42 and a YaK-40.

Let us remind you that "Armavia" had five airbuses one of which
crashed on May 3 while flying from Yerevan to Sochi and the other
burnt to ashes last night in the hangar of the Belgian company
"Sabena Technics".