Daily Archives: 12.04.2019

Airport in Turkmenistan’s Kerki to be built in a form of aircraft

Kerki, Lebap Region, Turkmenistan, has just completed preparatory work to begin the construction of a new airport, ‘Turkmenistan: The Golden Age’ reports. The airport terminal building will be designed in a form of an airplane.

Russia’s IrAero Airlines launches three direct flights to Kazakhstan at once

Flights to Kazakhstan are available five times a week! IrAero Airlines, Russia, begins operating its direct flights to Kazakhstan. In spring and summer, flights from Moscow will be operated to the following destinations: Zhukovsky, Russia’s Moscow Region – Karaganda, Zhukovsky – Kokshetau and Zhukovsky – Petropavlovsk.

Kazakhstan’s low-cost airline sells 16,000 air tickets for 12 days

Within just 12 days, the new low-cost FlyArystan Airlines, Kazakhstan, sold about 16,000 air tickets, the Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan Roman Sklyar said at a meeting of the Senate, Kazakhstan’s BNews reported April 11, 2019.

Direct flights may link Russia’s Grozny and Georgia’s Tbilisi

Representatives of the Chechen Republic of Russia are planning to contact the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency on April 15, 2019 for permission to start operating direct flights en route Grozny – Tbilisi, Sultan Gambulatov, Director General, Vainakhavia, which operates the airport in Grozny, told Sputnik Georgia.

Qazaq Air takes its fourth BOMBARDIER Q400 NEXTGEN

QAZAQ AIR, Kazakhstan, has taken the fourth Bombardier Q400 NextGen regional airliner with its registration number P4-FLY (MSN 4595) into its own fleet. The aircraft is expected to start operating regular flights by the end of April 2019. The next fleet replenishment by the same MSN 4598 airliner is scheduled to take place in May 2019.

Refueling Center to be built at the airport in Uzbekistan’s Tashkent

Uzbekistan plans to build a modern refueling center for servicing aircraft at the Tashkent International Airport named after Islam Karimov taking into account the development of air transportation and the growth of aviation fuel consumption.

Former CEO of Tajik national air carrier faces charges abuse of power, embezzlement and forgery

Former CEO of Tajik Air, Khairullo Rahimov, faces charges abuse of power, embezzlement and forgery.  Criminal proceedings have been instituted not only against him but also against other top managers of the national air carrier, an official source at the Prosecutor-General’s Office told Asia-Plus in an interview.

Kyrgyzstan, South Korea to consider launching direct flight between countries

Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to the Republic of Korea Dinara Kemelova met with Vice President of Korean Airlines Asiana airlines Mr. Kim Tae Yop, the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Republic of Korea reported.

Construction of airport in Turkmenistan’s Kerki to begin in May 2019

Preparatory works for the beginning of construction of the airport in Kerki, Lebap Region, Turkmenistan, have entered the final stage.