Daily Archives: 15.05.2018

Somon Air increases the number of flights from Dushanbe to Istanbul

Tajikistan’s privately owned air carrier, Somon Air, has increased the number of its flights from Dushanbe, Tajikistan, to Istanbul, Turkey.

Samruk-Kazyna to offer three airports, QAZAQ AIR for sale

Within the Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Russia, Samruk-Kazyna, the National Welfare Fund of Kazakhstan, which manages the key state assets of the country, will offer three international airports, as well as Qazaq Air for sale, according to Nurlan Rakhmetov, managing director for transformation, privatization and restructuring, National Welfare Fund.

Amadeus powers instant search for leading online travel agency Trip.com

Once an online travel agency (OTA) gets a customer to visit their website, how does it keep them there to make a booking? This is no simple feat, as the average traveler tends to visit 38 websites while booking a trip. Speed matters – just a few more seconds and shoppers might open another tab and look elsewhere. But equally important is the ability to deliver the cheapest, most relevant, and bookable fares.

Foreigners to be able to obtain visa at airport in Baku via self-service terminals

The issuance of visas to foreigners at the International Heydar Aliyev airport through ASAN Visa self-service terminals, has started on May 15.

Turkish Airlines to operate its wide-body A-330 to service Istanbul – Almaty line

Since June 1, 2018 Turkish Airlines will put into operation its new wide-body Airbus A-330 aircraft to service Istanbul, Turkey – Almaty, Kazakhstan – Istanbul air route.

Uzbekistan Airways increases its frequency of flights to Russia’s Voronezh

Since June 2, 2018 Uzbekistan Airways will introduce the second frequency of its international flights en route Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Voronezh – Tashkent.

Uzbekistan Airways to carry out flights within Hajj-2018 program

During the period from July 29th through August 13, 2018, Uzbekistan Airways will begin operating its flights within the Hajj-2018 program.

Number of Azerbaijan – Turkey flights may triple

The number of Azerbaijan – Turkey flights can triple, the State Civil Aviation Agency under the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan said on Tuesday.

Silk Way West expands its fleet and air route network

Azerbaijan’s cargo airline Silk Way West Airlines has purchased two additional Boeing 747-400 aircraft, as well as expanded its flights in European direction, according to a message posted on The Loadstar.

Large fire extinguished near Astana International Airport

Reeds grass burned on a field near the Astana International Airport, the Emergency Situations Committee under the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan reported.