Daily Archives: 24.05.2018

16 aerodromes to be built and reconstructed in Kazakhstan

As regards the passengers transported by air in Kazakhstan for Jan-Apr 2018, the growth is 21% or 2.3 million people, as compared to 1.9 million in 2017, Zhennis Kassymbek, Minister for Investments and Development of Kazakhstan, announced at the meeting with the population.

65% of air flights come from Russia, 14% from Turkey

In Kyrgyzstan, 65% of air flights come from Russia and 14% from Turkey, said economist-consultant Mirsuljan Namazaliyev on May 24, 2018 at the meeting of the Business Development and Investment Council devoted to the tourism forum named “Development and Promotion of Tourism in Kyrgyzstan.”

Kyrgyzstan’s airports aren’t blacklisted, if so, nobody would fly to Kyrgyzstan: Manas airport directorate

Kyrgyzstan’s airports aren’t blacklisted, if so, nobody would fly to Kyrgyzstan, said Abdimalik Busurmankulov, Director of the Directorate for Investment and Infrastructure Development of the Manas International Airport. This information was sounded on May 24, 2018 at the meeting of the Business Development and Investment Council devoted to the tourism forum named “Development and Promotion of Tourism in Kyrgyzstan.” Mr. Busurmankulov was responding to the statement made by Askar Sydykov, Director, Business Development and Investment Council.

Uzbekistan Airways receives award for punctuality

Uzbekistan Havo Yollari (Uzbekistan Airways) has once again been recognized as the most punctual airline that performed the largest number of international flights without deviating from the schedule from Sochi airport in the autumn-winter navigation of 2017-2018.

Russia to deliver more Su-30SM fighter aircrafts to Kazakhstan

Russia plans to deliver a new batch of modern multifunctional Su-30SM jet fighters to Kazakhstan, Russia’s Irkut Corporation’s press service said.

Commission formed to study incident with Shymkent – Astana flight

Zhennis Kassymbek, Minister for Investment and Development, Kazakhstan, commented on the incident with the Shymkent – Astana domestic flight that took place at the Astana International Airport, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Azerbaijan overhauls Russian-made helicopters for first time

The service center for overhaul of helicopters at Silk Way Helicopter Services for the first time carried out major repairs of MI-8AMT/MTV helicopters, the press service of Silk Way Helicopter Services announced May 23.

Over 500 patients transported by Kazakhstan’s air ambulance service since 2018

The country’s air ambulance service has carried out 530 sorties for Jan-Apr 2018, which resulted in medical assistance to 615 patients and 616 medical services. two sorties were carried out in order to transport donor organs, according to the Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Health.