Osh International Airport in southern Kyrgyzstan resumes its operations

The airport in Osh, southern Kyrgyzstan, has resumed its operations, the Manas International Airport OJSC informed 24.kg News Agency, Kyrgyzstan.

Flights of four airlines delayed at Almaty airport

Nine flights have been delayed at the airport of Almaty today, Kazinform reported.

Tbilisi International Airport operates normally

Despite adverse weather conditions, the Tbilisi International Airport continues to operate as usual.

Two flights cancelled in Tbilisi due to heavy fog

“Because of the fog, the Tehran – Tbilisi and Dubai – Tbilisi flights were cancelled at the Tbilisi International Airport,” the Tbilisi International Airport said.

AIRBUS increased order capacities by 1.5 times in 2017 and outperformed BOEING

In December 2017, the Aircraft Group received a record in the company’s history of orders for 841 aircraft, which allowed the company to overtake the U.S. competitor Boeing at the end of the year for this indicator, it follows from the company’s message.

Cargo on board of crashed Boeing 747 was destined for 19 countries

The cargo on board of the crashed Boeing 747 was destined for 19 countries of the world, first deputy head of the Kyrgyz President’s Office Mukhametkaly Abulgaziev told journalists.

Monument opened on Boeing-747 crash site

A monument was opened today on the territory of Dacha SU dacha community, where transport-cargo Boeing-747 crashed on January 16, 2017.

MIA, Prosecutor General’s Office continue investigation of Boeing-747 crash

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Prosecutor General’s Office continue to investigate the criminal case on the crash of Boeing 747. The First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration Mukhammetkaliy Abulgaziev told today.

Osh airport temporarily closed due to fog

The airport in Osh city was temporarily closed due to fog. Manas International Airport OJSC informed 24.kg news agency.

President of Turkmenistan’s plane flew back to Frankfurt

On January 12, 2018 one of the presidential aircraft – Boeing-737 arrived in Germany once again.

Pegasus B738 skids off runway stopping just feet from the sea

A Pegasus Boeing 737-800 has skidded off the runway after landing in the Black Sea province of Trabzon, causing panic among 162 passengers aboard.

EU hopes to ink aviation agreement with Azerbaijan this year

The EU hopes to sign a Common Aviation Area Agreement with Azerbaijan this year, Kestutis Jankauskas, head of the EU delegation to Azerbaijan, told reporters in Baku Jan. 12.

Russia’s NordStar airlines to launch new flight to Baku

Russia’s NordStar airlines will launch flights from Norilsk to Baku via Samara from March 5, 2018, TASS reported Jan. 12 with reference to NordStar’s press-service.

Criminal case initiated after incident with Air Astana’s airplane

Transport police officers opened a criminal case after the incident with the Air Astana plane at the Almaty International Airport, Albert Dzhazibayev, an official representative of Almaty International Airport JSC,  informed Sputnik Kazakhstan.

NordStar Airlines opens air ticket sales for Norilsk – Samara – Baku flights

Flights will begin to be operated since March 5, 2018. Air ticketing is carried out on the official website of the airline www.nordstar.ru and in air ticket sales agencies.

Kyrgyzstan can temporarily reduce air ticket prices for domestic flights

In Kyrgyzstan, preventive measures have been taken to ensure uninterrupted motor transport between the regions during the coming heavy snowfalls, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports with reference to the Press Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Kyrgyzstan.

Tender among airlines for Hajj-2018 announced

The Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of Kyrgyzstan announced a tender among airlines to participate in hajj 2018 pilgrimage program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Tajik national air carrier increases the number of flights from Dushanbe to New Delhi

Tajik national air carrier, Tajik Air, has increased the number of flights from Dushanbe to the Indian capital of New Delhi.

Cargo plane rolls out beyond runway at Almaty International Airport

A cargo MD-11 plane belonged to UPS Airlines, USA, rolled out of the runway at the airport in Almaty, Kazakhstan. This fact was confirmed by Aibol Bekmukhambetov, President, Almaty International Airport, Tengrinews.kz reports.

Flights at airport in Karaganda delayed due to bad weather

Several dozen passengers who planned to fly by SCAT Airlines’ plane from Karaganda to Ust-Kamenogorsk (domestic flight in Kazakhstan) did not wait for their flight on the evening of January 11, 2018, Kazinform reported.

Airport in Kazakhstan’s Astana resumes its operations interrupted due to bad weather

The airport in Astana, Kazakhstan, which was closed due to adverse weather conditions, has resumed its activities, official representative of the Emergency Situations Committee under the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan Ruslan Imankulov said.

Almaty International Airport clarifies reasons for flight delays

Due to yesterday’s weather worsening in the north of Kazakhstan, the Almaty International Airport experienced massive delays in flights, Kazinform reported.

Number of passengers at Georgian airports exceeded four million in 2017

Last year, the number of passengers at Georgian airports came to 4,073,959 people, which is by 43.43% more, as compared to 2016.

Atlas Global: Georgian companies should engage in attracting Turkish tourists

In 2017 the aviation sector became more active – Tamuna Tandashvili, CEO at  AtlasGlobal airline, said in the air of the  radio Commersant. Tandashvili assessed the aviation market activity in  2017.

Heydar Aliyev International Airport hits new record – 4 million passengers a year

In 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport – the main air gate of Azerbaijan’s capital – hit a new record. In 2017 4.06 million passengers were served. It exceeded last year’s figure by 23 percent.

Employees of Manas International Airport collected almost US $ 5,100 to open Aviation Glory Alley in Kyrgyzstan

Employees of Manas International Airport OJSC collected over KGS 347 thousand (nearly US $ 5,100) to implement the project named as Aviation Glory Alley in Kyrgyzstan, the company’s press service reported on January 11, 2018.

Osh International Airport served about 1.5 million passengers in 2017

The airport in Osh, southern Kyrgyzstan,  served 1.49 million passengers in 2017, said Mirlan Nishanbayev, Deputy Director, Osh International Airport.

Bishkek – Batken flight cancelled due to weather

The domestic flight No. TEZ107 en route Bishkek – Batken was cancelled due to weather, the Manas International Airport OJSC informed 24.kg News Agency, Kyrgyzstan.

Russia to supply Mi-171A2 helicopter to Kazakhstan

Russian Helicopters will deliver one Mi-171A2 helicopter to Kazakhstan, the Press Service of this Holding told journalists on Thursday, RIA Novosti, Russia, reported.

Terms of sale of airport in Kostanai to be revised

In connection with the failed second auction to sell the Kostanai International Airport, a special commission will consider the issue of revising the terms of participation in the tender, Kazinform reports with reference to Ernur Urazalin, the head of the state monitoring, trust management and concession of the State Property Committee under the Ministry of Finance, Kazakhstan.

Air Astana to challenge report issued by Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Investment and Development regarding incident with Boeing aircraft

Air Astana, the Kazakhstan’s flag air carrier, announced the incorrectness of certain moments of the report prepared by the Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Investment and Development (MID) on the incident with the Boeing aircraft in Almaty, Kazinform reported.

Kokshetau airport brings operations to halt amid extreme weather

An airport in Kokshetau has had to bring its operations to halt due to extreme weather conditions earlier today, Kazinform reports.

Flights delayed in Pavlodar

Domestic flights from Almaty and Astana to Pavlodar operating by Air Astana and SCAT Airlines have been delayed because of adverse weather conditions, Kazinform reported.

Almaty International Airport takes planes flying to Astana

The Almaty International Airport takes some planes, which could not land in Astana due to a blizzard and a snowstorm there, said Aibol Bekmukhambetov, President of Almaty International Airport JSC, Kazinform reports.

Blizzard shuts down Astana airport

The Astana International Airport has temporarily shut down operations amid dangerous blizzard that hit the Kazakh capital earlier this morning, Kazinform has learnt from the Civil Aviation Committee.

Uzbek aircraft industry experts to study at Samara University

Training of technical experts from Uzbekistan for joint work with the Russian aviation industry is ready to be addressed by teachers of the Samara National Research University, Russian mass media reported.

Commission names what caused aviation incident with plane that rolled out of runway at Almaty International Airport

The commission of the Ministry of Investment and Development, Kazakhstan, completed its investigation and named the reasons for the aviation incident with the Boeing-767-300ER aircraft at the Almaty International Airport on December 9, 2017, the Ministry said.

China buys 184 aircraft from Airbus

China will order 184 Airbus planes for its 13 airlines. Delivery of airliners will be carried out in 2019-2020. This was reported on Wednesday by the Agency France-Press (AFP) with reference to the Elyse Palace on the outcome of the closing visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to China, according to the TASS News Agency, Russia.

Boeing sets airplane delivery record, finishes 2017 with larger order book

Delivered 763 commercial airplanes to lead industry for sixth straight year.

The world’s most punctual airlines named

airBaltic, Latvia, became the most punctual in the world by the results of 2017, CNN reports with reference to OAG, the British research company.

Airport in Kazakhstan’s Kostanai failed to be sold

The second tender to transfer the airport in Kostanai, northern Kazakhstan, to trust management did not take place for the second time, Kazinform reports with reference to the message published on the www.gosreestr.kz website.

Wizz Air to connect Kutaisi with Vienna

Wizz Air, the Hungarian low-cost air carrier opens its a new base at the airport in Vienna and adds 17 new destinations.

Airport in Tbilisi resumes its operations after heavy fog

All flights delayed at Tbilisi International Airport, Georgia, last night due to heavy fog will be carried out during the day, the airport administration told Interfax on Monday.

Air Astana offers in-flight connectivity across Boeing 767 fleet

Air Astana has completed the installation of an in-flight broadband communication system across the Boeing 767 fleet.

Number of flights delayed at airport in Almaty

15 flights have been delayed for the past day at the airport in Almaty, Kazakhstan, NewTimes.kz website reports.

Customs personnel at airport in Tashkent to be increased by 111 people

The Tashkent International Airport named after Islam Karimov will increase the number of full-time employees by 111 people, according to Sputnik Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan Airways launches “Choice of Seat” interactive service

Starting from January 8, 2018, Uzbekiston Havo Yollari (Uzbekistan Airways) has launched a “Choice of Seat” interactive service on its flights.

Georgian Airways to launch Tbilisi – Kazan flights in March 2018

Georgian Airways has received permission from the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation to carry out its direct regular flights en route Tbilisi, Georgia – Kazan, Russia, since the spring of 2018, Givi Davitashvili, CEO, Georgian Airways, said on Saturday to Interfax.

Some 10 flights canceled at Tbilisi International Airport

Due to heavy fog, several flights were canceled at Tbilisi International Airport.

Air Arabia to launch flights to Azerbaijan’s Gabala

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier, will launch a new route to Azerbaijan, flying to the popular touristic city of Gabala from June 27, the Arab media reported on January 8, 2018.

Uzbekistan Airways cuts minimum rates for domestic flights

Uzbekistan Airways, the flag carrie of Uzbekistan, has announced the introduction of differentiated fares on local flights. The airline company reduced the minimum tariff levels for all intra-republican destinations.

Tajikistan makes preparations for launching direct air communication between Dushanbe and Yerevan

The Government of Tajikistan has ordered relevant ministries and agencies to take measures to establish direct air communication between Dushanbe and Yerevan

Ashgabat airport announces website design tender

On 4 January the newspaper “Neitralny Turkmenistan” published an announcement on the tender to design and support the website (www.ashgabat.airport.com) as well as provide services for the international airport “Oguzkhan” in Ashgabat.

Turkmen President’s aircraft landed in Germany

One of the planes of Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov (Boeing 737) unexpectedly arrived in Germany.

Air Arabia flight departs Astana after two-day delay

Passengers of ‘unfortunate’ G9-252 flight of Air Arabia finally jetted off from Astana and Almaty to Sharjah. The flight was initially scheduled to leave the airport in Astana at 04:55 a.m. on January 6, 2018, but was delayed for two days.

Snow, fog conditions cause flight delays in Shymkent

Bad weather has caused flight delays in an airport in Shymkent earlier this morning, Kazinform reports.

New flights maybe opened between Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan intend to launch several new flights between their cities, Kazinform reported citing Kazakh envoy to Uzbekistan Yerik Utembayev.

AZAL changes check-in procedure for its flights

Check-in for all flights of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) at all airports will be closed 60 minutes before departure from January 15, 2018, AZAL said January 5, 2018.

Wizz Air eyes to change flights terminal at Baku airport

Starting from January 15, 2018 Wizz Air, Hungarian low-cost airline, plans to use Terminal 2 of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku when operating flights, instead of Terminal 1, the company told Trend January 5, 2018.

New-York – Baku flight delays: AZAL

Due to unfavorable weather conditions in New York and delays in ground handling services at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the AZAL aircraft, which arrived on J2-101 Baku – New York flight, currently waiting on the apron and expects an available gate for disembarking of passengers, AZAL posted on Facebook.