Daily Archives: 15.11.2018

Wage arrears paid to over 600 employees of Astana International Airport

The Aviation Transport Prosecutor’s Office, Astana, Kazakhstan, has achieved payment of the salary due to employees of the Astana International Airport in the total amount exceeding KZT 3 million, according to the Main Transport Prosecutor’s Office.

Avia Traffic Company connects Bishkek and Krasnoyarsk

On December 30, 2018 Avia Traffic Company, Kyrgyzstan, will start operating its flights en route Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Flights from the Bishkek’s Manas International Airport to the Krasnoyarsk’s Yemelyanovo International Airport (roundtrip air service) will be operated on Airbus A320 aircraft twice a week according to the following flight schedule:

Uzbekistan has figured out how to reduce air ticket prices down to US $100

The State Committee on Tourism, Uzbekistan, has developed measures that, according to its calculations, reduce the cost of air tickets for travelers to US $100-150. The Committee’s proposals are set forth in the Tourism Sector Development Concept in Uzbekistan, Fergana writes today.

Cargo traffic through Kyrgyz airports to increase by 6,000 metric tons in 2018

In 2018, the Manas International Airport OJSC, which owns all Kyrgyz airports, plans to increase cargo traffic by 6,000 metric tons, Zhanyl Abikova, Director, Financial and Economic Directorate, Manas International Airport OJSC, said at the meeting of the Council for Business Development and Investment on November 14, 2018. These talks discuss some issues to develop the tourism sector and to liberalize the civil aviation sector.

President of Uzbekistan visits Nukus International Airport

On November 15, 2018, upon arrival in the city of Nukus, Uzbekistan, the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev familiarized with the work done to modernize the Nukus International Airport.

Four new air routes to connect Kazakhstan and Russia

Russia’s Ural Airlines plans to add four more new air routes to its network from Kazakhstan to Russia during the fall and winter 2018-2019, the Kazakh Civil Aviation Committee’s press service said.

Wizz Air denies report on flight W6 6412

Wizz Air denies the message that the number of air tickets sold for flight W6 6412 en route Milan Malpensa – Kutaisi scheduled for November 12 exceeded the number of available passenger seats on board the aircraft and calls it a false accusation.

Passengers from Georgia stuck at Milan airport

Up to 30 citizens of Georgia have been trying unsuccessfully to fly home from Milan airport for several hours, the Rustavi-2 TV company reported on November 13.

Turkish Airlines reached 83.4 percent load factor in October

Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for October, reached 83.4% load factor in that month.

AIRBUS predicts doubling of aircraft fleet in CIS by 2037

According to the Airbus Company, the number of aircraft will increase to 1,700.