Cham Wings (79)

15-03-2016

Cham Wings has announced the opening of a new route to Tehran as Syrianair sees almost all its fleet grounded.

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.

05-10-2015

Cham Wings continues to expand its services and will start soon flying to Sudan.

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.

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.

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.

20-04-2015

Syrianair will start flying again to Bahrain, according to a report from a local newspaper.

13-04-2015

Cham Wings, Syria’s only private airline, is starting round trips to Kuwait, the company announced in a statement.

10-11-2014

Cham Wings, a Syrian private charter airline, said that it began last week its first flight on a domestic route.

15-09-2014

Cham Wings, a private charter airline, is planning to resume operations in the next few days, betting on high demand for domestic flights, as roads remain insecure.

09-03-2011
29-03-2010

Cham Wings, Syria’s only private sector airliner, has added a thirds plane to its fleet, an Airbus A-320.

22-03-2010

Cham Wings Airlines has announced that it was increasing the frequency of its flights to Istanbul.

15-02-2010
Cham Wings Airlines, Syria’s first private sector airliner, will be expanding its fleet with a new aircraft next month. The Syria Report talks to Ossama Satea, Business Development Manager, on the company’s performance and prospects.
03-08-2009

Cham Wings Airlines has added a new 160-passenger capacity aircraft to its fleet.

 

22-06-2009

Syrian Pearl Airways, a subsidiary of Cham Holding, has suspended its operations a month after their launch.

19-04-2009

Cham Wings Airlines has announced the launch of its first scheduled flights to the Iraqi city of Najaf on April 20.

19-04-2009

Syrian Pearl Airways will launch its operations early next month, after it receives two BAE 146-300 aircrafts leased from Orion Air, a Spanish charter carrier, according to AbdulRahman Al-Attar, chairman of the company.

29-09-2008
Cham Wings Airlines has announced that it had concluded negotiations to lease two Airbus A319 aircrafts for a period of three years.
20-01-2008

The Syrian Government has granted a license to establish the first private airline company in Syria to operate scheduled flights.

14-01-2008

Following the publication of our article on Sham Wings Airlines in our January 7 edition we have received the following note from Salim Sodah, Vice President of the company.

07-01-2008
Cham Wings Airlines, a private airliner owned by Iraqi and Syrian businessmen, announced in December that it would be flying its first flight from Damascus before the end of the year.