Two Tajik airlines: how many planes and where do they fly to?

Tajikistan celebrated the Tajik Civil Aviation Day on Monday, September 3, 2018. In Tajikistan, there are only two airlines, namely the state-owned Tajik Air with long experience and history and the private one – Somon Air, which has a more modern fleet.

At present, Tajik Air operates its five airliners on a regular basis, namely Antonov An-28, Antonov An-26, XIAN MA-60, Boeing-737-300 and Boeing-757-200. The air carrier operates its scheduled flights from Dushanbe (Tajikistan) to Almaty (Kazakhstan), Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), New Delhi (India), to such Russian cities, as Yekaterinburg, Moscow, Nizhnevartovsk, Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg and Surgut, as well as to Samarkand (Uzbekistan), Tehran (Iran), Urumqi (China), Khorog and Khujand (Tajikistan). From Khujand (Tajikistan), Tajik Air flies to Dushanbe (Tajikistan) and Nizhnevartovsk (Russia).

Somon Air, in turn, flies on six such planes as two Boeing-737-300s, two Boeing-737-800s and two Boeing-737-900s. The airline operates its scheduled flights from Dushanbe (Tajikistan) to Almaty (Kazakhstan), Bukhara (Uzbekistan), Dubai (UAE), to Russian cities such as Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Kazan, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk, Moscow, Novosibirsk, Orenburg, Saint-Petersburg and Sochi, as well as to Istanbul (Turkey), Tashkent (Uzbekistan), Urumqi (China) and Frankfurt (Germany). From Khujand (Tajikistan), Somon Air flies to the following Russian cities: Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhnevartovsk, Novosibirsk, Orenburg, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Tyumen and Khanty-Mansiysk.

Source – http://news.tj/

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