Category Archives: Kazakhstan

Сost of parking for vehicles decreases at Astana International Airport

The prices for parking vehicles at the Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport in Astana, Kazakhstan, will be reduced, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Antiterrorist exercises to be held at the airport in Karaganda

The Operational Headquarters for Combating Terrorism, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan,  has announced the launch of anti-terrorist exercises on the territory of the Sary-Arka International Airport located 22 kilometers from Karaganda, DKNews reported referring Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Uralsk residents shocked with plane next to playground

An entrepreneur from Uralsk, Kazakhstan, came up with his idea to install a Yak-40K airplane next to the playground, within which he plans to open a children’s cafe, the “My City” portal informs.

Air Astana to offer passengers in-flight broadband speed connectivity

Kazakh carrier installs Rockwell Collins/Inmarsat GX Aviation system on Boeing 767 fleet

Passengers flying on Air Astana are now able to experience high-speed broadband In-Flight connectivity, with the airline’s first Boeing 767 featuring the service. The award-winning Kazakh air carrier has installed the Rockwell Collins cabin system, which utilises Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) Aviation capabilities to provide In-Flight connectivity.

SCAT Airlines launches its jubilee action

SCAT Airlines, Kazakhstan, continues giving its presents to residents and guests of Kazakhstan in the year of its 20th anniversary. Today this Air Company has announced on launching its anniversary autumnal action “Oh, Seven!” on flights of its air route network.

Drones to deliver letters to villages of Kazakhstan’s Karaganda Region

Henceforth, drones will promptly deliver letters to remote villages of Karaganda and other regions of Kazakhstan, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Astana – Frankfurt flight makes emergency landing in Düsseldorf

Air Astana appealed to its passengers of the Astana, Kazakhstan – Frankfurt, Germany, flight, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Civil Aviation Committee of Kazakhstan to send commission to Civil Aviation Academy after the death of the pilot and cadet

As part of an investigation into the incident in the Almaty Region of Kazakhstan, during which a cadet and a pilot from the Civil Aviation Academy were killed, a test will be carried out. This was reported by Tota Amirova, Acting Deputy Chairperson of the Civil Aviation Committee and Chief State Aviation Inspector, Ministry of Investment and Development, Kazakhstan, according to

Air Astana successfully passes its sixth operational safety audit

The Kazakhstan’s flag air carrier has successfully passed its sixth IATA’s Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) conducted by IATA. For the first time, the airline was audited in 2007 and was then certified in every two years in 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2015. The next audit is scheduled for 2019.

Novosibirsk – Karaganda: new flight from S7 Airlines

Since October 31, 2017 S7 Airlines, Russia, will begin operating its new flight to Kazakhstan en route Novosibirsk, Russia – Karaganda, Kazakhstan. Flights from the Novosibirsk’s Tolmachevo International Airport to Karaganda’s Sary Arka International Airport will be operated twice a week by Embraer 170 in accordance with the following flight schedule: