Daily Archives: 13.11.2018

Heydar Aliyev International Airport serves 3.8 million passengers over ten months of 2018

During the first ten months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served a total of 3.8 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent.

Almaty International Airport certified by ICAO’s III B category

Amantai Kokatayev, Chief State Inspector, Civil Aviation Committee, presented the certificate of validity of the aerodrome to Bolat Yerzhanov, President, Almaty International Airport (AIA), confirming the enhanced ICAO’s III B category, Kazinform reported.

Boeing withheld airlines about potential hazards for aircraft to disrupt in nosedive

Boeing Co., the U.S. aircraft manufacturer, concealed information about potential hazards associated with a new flight-control feature suspected of playing a role in last month’s fatal Lion Air jet crash, according to safety experts involved in the investigation, as well as midlevel FAA officials and airline. Interfax reported citing The Wall Street Journal.

Kazakhstan’s SCAT Airlines launches Astana – Dushanbe new flight

On December 14, 2018 SCAT Airlines, Kazakhstan, will launch its new airline en route Astana, Kazakhstan – Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Flights from Astana’s Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport to Dushanbe International Airport will be operated twice a week on Bombardier CRJ-100/200 aircraft according to the following flight schedule:

Manas International Airport OJSC carries out repairs at Kyrgyzstan’s Kazarman Airport

Manas International Airport (MIA) OJSC is carrying out modernization at the Kyrgyz airports within the framework of the year announced by the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov in 2018, as the Year of Regional Development.

EU supports capacity building in aviation security for Georgian State Security Service

On November 5-8, 2018 an expert from the U.K. visited Georgia to conduct training courses for the Aviation Security Division of the country’s State Security Service.

Ural Airlines, Zhukovsky International Airport solemnly open the first flight Zhukovsky – Karshi

Zhukovsky International Airport and Ural Airlines, Russia, have announced increased cooperation and the launch of regular flights on the Zhukovsky – Karshi, Uzbekistan – Zhukovsky air route. The first flight to Uzbekistan took place on November 12, 2018. A festive treat waited in the check-in area of ​​all those taking off with the new flight, and the first checked-in passenger received souvenirs from the airport.