Daily Archives: 07.08.2018

Resort area in Pavlodar region to unveil its own airport

Construction of an airport in the Bayanaul resort area in Pavlodar region is coming to an end, Kazinform has learnt from the Civil Aviation Committee of the Ministry for Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

IAC refuses to investigate causes of military helicopter crash in Kyrgyzstan

The Interstate Aviation Committee refused to investigate the causes of Mi-8 MTV helicopter crash in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. Own sources informed 24.kg news agency.

Uzbekistan’s Urgench airport to open earlier than planned

The Urgench international airport will open for domestic flights from Aug. 8, Uzbekistan Airways stated.

Boeing 737 exhibited for sale online in Uzbekistan

A passenger Boeing 737-500 aircraft is put up for sale in OLX, the Uzbek online ad service, according to Podrobno.uz website.

Aeromexico plane crashes in north Mexico, no deaths

An Aeromexico passenger plane carrying 101 people crashed in Mexico’s central state of Durango last Tuesday, according to Mexican officials and images posted on social media. It was not immediately clear if there were casualties, the NY Times reported.

Waiting room of Osh International Airport in Kyrgyzstan expanded up to 1,500 square meters

In July 2018, the next stage of construction and installation work to expand the terminal building of the Osh International Airport, Kyrgyzstan, was completed. To date, the waiting room of this airport has expanded up to 1,500 square meters. The project for an additional construction to the terminal building of the named airport was developed in 2017.

From Krasnoyarsk to Bishkek with Russia’s Yamal Airlines

On October 4, 2018 Yamal Airlines, Russia, will launch its regular direct flight en route Krasnoyarsk, Russia – Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Flights from the Krasnoyarsk’s Emeliyanovo International Airport to Bishkek’s Manas International Airport will be operated twice a week on Sukhoi Superjet-100 airliner according to the following flight schedule:

Somon Air resumes Dushanbe – Tashkent flight and launches Dushanbe – Bukhara one

For the purpose of expanding mutually beneficial cooperation between Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in the field of air transportation, Somon Air has resumed flights from Dushanbe to the Uzbek capital of Tashkent.

Supervisory board for Tajik national carrier expected to be set up

By president’s decree issued on July 10, 2018 the Supervisory Board for Tajik Air (Tajikistan’s national air carrier) will be set up.

19 prospective students barred from boarding the Istanbul flight

Reporters of Chronicles of Turkmenistan report that on July 25, 2018 19 passengers were prevented from boarding a flight bound for Istanbul. All of them were school graduates who were hoping to get enrolled into Turkey’s educational establishments.