Category Archives: Kazakhstan

Passenger tries to carry gun on board the aircraft in Almaty

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, a 19-year-old passenger tried to carry an air pistol on board an aircraft, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Kyrgyz Government forms working group to consider proposals from international financial institutions to modernize airports in Kyrgyzstan

The Kyrgyz Government has formed a working group to review proposals from international financial institutions for the preparation and implementation of a public-private partnership (PPP) project aimed to develop and modernize airports in the Kyrgyz Republic, as part of the Manas International Airport OJSC.

Aircraft damages its fuselage at Kazakhstan’s Almaty International Airport

The Bek Air’s aircraft damaged its fuselage during preparation for departure at the Almaty International Airport, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

About 300 passengers cannot fly from Almaty to Thailand for almost a day

290 passengers of SCAT Airlines’ flight VSV – 5051 en route Almaty, Kazakhstan – Phuket, Thailand, could not fly from the Almaty International Airport for almost a day.

Air Astana records US$5.3m net profit in 2018 on higher revenues, higher costs

Air Astana has declared unaudited net profit for 2018 of US$5.3m, driven by higher revenues and higher jet fuel costs. Total airline revenue rose by 10% to US$840.8 million.

Voronezh Airport to launch its regular flights to Georgia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Azerbaijan

The airport in Voronezh, the Russian Federation, plans to launch its regular direct flights to Georgia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Azerbaijan in 2019.

Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan to significantly increase the number of mutual flights

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan will increase the number of mutual flights from 22 to 32 per week.

Electronic boarding pass introduced at airport in Kazakhstan’s Astana

The Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport in Astana, Kazakhstan, launched the ePassenger software, Kazinform reports with reference to the airport’s press service.

Russia’s RED WINGS to start flying from St. Petersburg to Astana

The Civil Aviation Committee of Kazakhstan announces the entry of the Red Wings, Russia, to the Kazakhstan market.

New airport to be built in eastern Kazakhstan

An airport can be built in the Katon-Karagay district of the East Kazakhstan Region, the Kazinform News Agency reported.