Monthly Archives: October 2019

Kazakhstan to begin supplying helicopters of its own assembly to Tajikistan

Kazakhstan will start supplying helicopters of its own assembly to Tajikistan, the Information and Analytical Center ( reported.

CEO of Boeing admits errors after two deadly 737 MAX plane crashes for the first time

Boeing admits its mistakes, Dennis Muhlenberg, CEO, The Boeing Company, stated during a hearing in the U.S. Senate on a case of two plane crashes involving a 737 MAX aircraft last year, according to Euronews.

Changes made to check-in and boarding times for Uzbekistan Airways’ aircraft at airport in China’s Urumqi

Uzbekistan Airways informs its passengers that, starting from November 1, 2019, check-in for passengers for flights at the airport in Urumqi, China, ends 50 minutes before the flight departure time, passengers boarding the aircraft – 20 minutes before the flight departure time.

Uzbekistan Airways participates in international tourism exhibition in Japan

The national air carrier of Uzbekistan presented its services at the international tourism exhibition JATA Tourism EXPO Japan 2019 in Osaka, the third largest city in Japan, on October 24 – 27, 2019.

Turkish airline launches charter flights from Istanbul to Bukhara and Samarkand

In pursuance of the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan of “On measures to further develop the tourism sector in Uzbekistan”, the Uzbekistan’s State Committee to Develop Tourism and Uzbekistan Airports are actively working to attract foreign airlines to international airports in Uzbekistan.

Russia’s Nordwind Airlines launches St. Petersburg – Baku flights

On October 28, 2019, Nordwind Airlines, Russia, launched a new flight en route St. Petersburg, Russia – Baku, Azerbaijan. Flights from St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport to Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport will be operated on Boeing 737-800 airliners twice a week according to the following flight schedule:

Kazakh airlines pass certification for their regular flights to Saudi Arabia

Kazakh airlines are certified for scheduled flights to Saudi Arabia, Kazinform reports with reference to the Telegram channel of the Civil Aviation Committee under the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development, Kazakhstan.

Wizz Air adds two new destinations from Georgia’s Kutaisi

Low-cost Wizz Air will begin operating its regular flights to Bologna and Nice.

Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency expresses its interest to develop further cooperation with Uzbekistan

On October 25, 2019, the Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviation), Russia, took part in the first meeting of the Sub-Commission on Cooperation in the Transport Sector under the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan ready to launch direct flights from Russian city of Kirov

Uzbekistan is interested in launching direct flights from Russia’s Kirov city to Uzbekistan’s capital of Tashkent, Uzbekistan’s Consul General in Russia Fariddin Nasriyev said, Trend reports citing Russian media.