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Getting to know UIA

Ukraine International Airlines while a mouth full of a name can simply be referred to as its abbreviated form UIA, is Ukraine's number one Air Carrier. UIA started its journey in 1992 as one of the first airlines from one of the former soviet states and has grown from strength to strength with over 40 destintions currently in its reach.

At the tender age of 24 they're bit of a youngster amoungst its more senior peers on the global scale, however it has expanded rapidly over the last few years to become a global player in commercial aviation.

Clearly not content with its current growth UIA shows no signs of slowing down having launched 5 new routes in 2015 alone.

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Why fly with UIA

  • UIA offers more direct scehduled services from Ukraine to Europe than any other airline
  • UIA is the first airline in the world to offer its passengers to choose their fellow travellers
  • In 2015 Ukraine International won 1st prize winner of the Moscow Domodedovo International Airport foreign carriers` punctuality award
  • UIA is the only airline in the CIS to perform full technical maintenance for its own fleet.

Baggage policy

UIA offers its passengers the following allowances for checked baggage:

General ticket Panorama Classic Panorama Classic
Economy Class 1 Pc = 23kgs 1 Pc = 23kgs 2 Pc = 23kgs
Premium Economy Class 1 Pc = 23kgs 1 Pc = 23kgs 3 Pc = 23kgs
Business Class 2 Pc = 32kgs 2 Pc = 32kgs 3 Pc = 32kgs

Please note that these are the standard baggage allowances and are not inforced stricly on all flights and may vary depending on your destination or route.

Check in

Check-in for most UIA flights begins 2 hours prior to the scheduled departure time however certain international destinations may require an additonal hour such as Dubai, Madrid, Tel Aviv and Bangkok.

Check-in and baggage drop-off points close 40 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Online check-in

More tech savvy passengers have the option of checking in online via their site or using the UIA mobile app. This functionalily is however only avalable for certain airports

Cabin Classes

UIA offers its clients the option of economy, premium economy and business class seating on most of its domestic and international airlines.

The flagship airline of Ukraine operates both domestic, international and cargo shipping services across Europe but has expanded to the Middle East, North America and Asia. UIA transports passengers to over 40 destinations world wide from its base of operations in Kiev at the Boryspil Airport.

Popular destinations locally are:

  • Donetsk
  • Dnipropetrovsk
  • Ivano-Frankivsk
  • Kiev
  • Kharkiv
  • Lviv
  • Odessa
  • Simferopol
  • Vinnytsia
  • Zaporizhia

While internationally it services:

  • Hurghada
  • Agadir
  • Enfinda
  • New York
  • Beijing
  • Colombo
  • Bangkok
  • Goa
  • Istnabul
  • Brussels
  • Berlin
  • Frankfurt

Fleet information

UIA has gradually extended its fleet as it begins to service its massive network as mentioned before and with an average of 700 flights per week across the globe it is no small task. The airline carrier holds a current fleet of 32 aircraft with the majority of them being Boeing manufactured, which is enough to make light work of its current passenger intake and demand.

IATA code: Hub Airport: Alliance: Loyalty program: Inflight magazine:
PS Boryspil International Airport None Panorama Club Panorama

The information on this page is correct as of October 2015. While every effort is made to keep information as fresh as possible, takes no responsibility for any of the information being out of date or incorrectly noted.

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