Daily Archives: 10.09.2018

Kyrgyz Transport Ministry suggests to ratify agreement on air service with Qatar

The Ministry of Transport and Roads of Kyrgyzstan submitted a draft law on ratification of the Agreement between the governments of Kyrgyzstan and Qatar on air service signed on 21 January 2018 in Doha, the Parliament’s press service said.

Uzbekistan Airways named the most punctual air carrier in Kazakhstan airspace market

The Civil Aviation Committee under the Ministry of Investment and Development, Kazakhstan, has determined the most punctual airlines flying to the Republic of Kazakhstan. According to the results of the H1 2018, Uzbekistan Airways has distinguished itself by the highest rates among foreign airlines regularly flying to airports in Almaty and Astana.

Summer growth continued in August 2018

WINGX Advance issued a report on the activity of European business aviation in August 2018. This month in Europe, business aviation carried out 83,230 flights. Despite the fact that this figure is 8% lower than the July peak (94,002 flights), last month was the busiest August in the last decade – by 2.4% more than in August 2017. The growth was mainly due to business jets, flights of which account for 65% of all traffic, and the segment’s growth was 4% year-on-year.

Country with the largest number of female pilots named

According to the International Aviation Pilots Association, India ranks first in the number of women pilots, RIA Novosti, Russia, reports with reference to The Telegraph.

21 dead as plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

An overloaded commercial plane crashed into a lake in South Sudan on Sunday and killed 21 people, a local official said, The Associated Press reported.

Kazakhstan compiles rating of most punctual airlines

The Civil Aviation Committee of the Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines flying to Kazakhstan, Kazakh media outlets reported.

Morning flights to stop working at airport in Kazakhstan’s Astana until September 21st

The runway at the Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport in Astana, Kazakhstan, will be closed for repairs from 09:00 am until 01:00 pm local time for the period from September 10th through September 21, 2018, the airport informed.