Daily Archives: 18.07.2018

Skytrax World Airline Awards names Air Astana a winner seven years in a row

Air Astana, the flag carrier of Kazakhstan, has been recognised for 4 Star service excellence, retaining the accolade of “Best Airline in Central Asia and India” in the Skytrax World Airline Awards for the seventh consecutive year. The prestigious awards ceremony took place at the Langham Hotel in Central London today.

Singapore Airlines named ‘World’s Best Airline’ in 2018 Skytrax Awards

Singapore Airlines has been named this year’s ‘World’s Best Airline’ in Skytrax’s World Airline Awards. SIA also took the top spot in the ‘World’s Best First Class’, ‘Best Airline in Asia’ and ‘Best First Class Airline Seat’ categories in the 2018 rankings.

Osh – Antalya – Osh direct charter flight to be launched

High demand and successful implementation of charter flights from Bishkek inspired Avia Traffic Company, registered in Kyrgyzstan, to launch a direct charter flight en route Osh, Kyrgyzstan –Antalya, Turkey – Osh.

Kyrgyz travel agencies lease helicopter from Kazakhstan for mountaineering in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz travel agencies rent a helicopter from Kazakhstan for mountaineering in the Kyrgyz Republic, Azamat Zhamankulov, Director, Tourism Department, told the Kabar News Agency, Kyrgyzstan.

Number of passengers on domestic flights decreases by 5%

In January-June 2018, Kyrgyz airlines transported 647,690 passengers. This was announced at the board meeting of the Ministry of Transport and Roads of the Kyrgyz Republic on the results of the first half of the year.

Tashkent – Tamchy flight canceled

Tashkent, Uzbekistan — Tamchy, Kyrgyzstan flight has been canceled, the Ministry of Transport and Roads of Kyrgyzstan informed 24.kg news agency.

Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan requires Air Astana to remove non-baggage tariff

The Ministry of Investment and Development (MID), Kazakhstan, commented on the non-baggage tariff introduced by Air Astana JSC within the country, the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan, reported.

Turkmenistan Airlines launch flights to Abu Dhabi

Turkmenistan Airlines have launched regular passenger transportation along the Ashgabat – Abu Dhabi – Ashgabat air route, the airline company said in a message.

“Azerbaijan Airlines” was once again awarded the prestigious Skytrax Award

Azerbaijani national air carrier was once again confirmed the prestigious “4 Star” rating by the world’s leading assessor of airline and airport service quality British consulting company Skytrax.

Georgian Airways outstrips Turkish Airlines for the first time

The Georgian national and Turkish air carriers are the leaders of the civil aviation market of Georgia in terms of transported passengers.