Category Archives: Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz Parliament members propose to introduce Open Skies policy in Kyrgyzstan

Deputies of the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan suggest introducing Open Skies and the Fifth Freedom of the Air policy in the country. A group of deputies prepared amendments to the Air Code of the Kyrgyz Republic and submitted the bill for public discussion.

Kyrgyzstan’s airports aren’t blacklisted, if so, nobody would fly to Kyrgyzstan: Manas airport directorate

Kyrgyzstan’s airports aren’t blacklisted, if so, nobody would fly to Kyrgyzstan, said Abdimalik Busurmankulov, Director of the Directorate for Investment and Infrastructure Development of the Manas International Airport. This information was sounded on May 24, 2018 at the meeting of the Business Development and Investment Council devoted to the tourism forum named “Development and Promotion of Tourism in Kyrgyzstan.” Mr. Busurmankulov was responding to the statement made by Askar Sydykov, Director, Business Development and Investment Council.

Flight servicing system failures at Bishkek’s Manas International Airport and passengers stuck on the state border

During the simultaneous servicing of four flights at Manas International Airport’s checkpoint the flight servicing system failed at 04:20 am today, which resulted in flight delays, according to the airport’s Press Service. This was reported by the airport press service.

Kyrgyz Emergency Situations Ministry to purchase 2 small-sized helicopters

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan will acquire two small-sized helicopters for search and rescue operations. The State Secretary of the ministry Azamat Mambetov announced this at the joint board meeting of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan.

Manas International Airport OJSC celebrates 17 years of its formation on May 15, 2018

The Manas International Airport Open Joint Stock Company (MIA OJSC) celebrated 17 years of its formation on May 15, 2018.

Tractor truck drives into Boeing plane from Kyrgyzstan in Zhukovsky

A tractor truck hit a Boeing-737 plane belonged to Avia Traffic Company, Kyrgyzstan, at the Zhukovsky airfield, Moscow Region, Russia, vesti.ru reported citing TASS.

Osh International Airport – the second largest airport in Kyrgyzstan in terms of passenger traffic

The Osh International Airport, southern Kyrgyzstan, is the second largest and the most important passenger airport in Kyrgyzstan, which is part of the Manas International Airport OJSC.

Brawler detained during Moscow – Bishkek flight

Departure of Ural Airlines aircraft from Moscow to Bishkek was postponed for half an hour. The reason for the delay was not explained. Before the departure, one of the passengers needed medical assistance. Doctors were invited to the plane.

Launching of Bishkek – Ashgabat direct flight discussed in Ashgabat

Minister of Transport and Roads of the Kyrgyz Republic Zhamshitbek Kalilov, in the framework of his participation in the International Forum “The Great Silk Road – Towards New Development Borders” in Ashgabat, met with Director General of Turkmenistan Airlines Dovran Saburov.

Manas International Airport arranges musical surprise for airport passengers on the Victory Day

On the occasion of the celebration of the 73rd anniversary of the Victory in the World War II, a concert with participation of the State Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra of Kyrgyzstan took place at the Manas International Airport, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on May 9, 2018.