Category Archives: Kyrgyzstan

Avia Traffic Company connects Bishkek and Krasnoyarsk

On December 30, 2018 Avia Traffic Company, Kyrgyzstan, will start operating its flights en route Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Flights from the Bishkek’s Manas International Airport to the Krasnoyarsk’s Yemelyanovo International Airport (roundtrip air service) will be operated on Airbus A320 aircraft twice a week according to the following flight schedule:

Cargo traffic through Kyrgyz airports to increase by 6,000 metric tons in 2018

In 2018, the Manas International Airport OJSC, which owns all Kyrgyz airports, plans to increase cargo traffic by 6,000 metric tons, Zhanyl Abikova, Director, Financial and Economic Directorate, Manas International Airport OJSC, said at the meeting of the Council for Business Development and Investment on November 14, 2018. These talks discuss some issues to develop the tourism sector and to liberalize the civil aviation sector.

Air crash of military helicopter on Enilchek glacier. Pilot found guilty

The criminal case for the air crash of a military helicopter will be sent to the Pervomaisky District Court of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, sources informed AKIpress on November 14, 2018.

Manas International Airport OJSC carries out repairs at Kyrgyzstan’s Kazarman Airport

Manas International Airport (MIA) OJSC is carrying out modernization at the Kyrgyz airports within the framework of the year announced by the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov in 2018, as the Year of Regional Development.

Air Kyrgyzstan airline included in privatization program

Air Kyrgyzstan airline was included in the privatization program, the Minister of Economy of Kyrgyzstan Oleg Pankratov told news agency.

Manas International Airport OJSC conducts rebranding and introduces its new positioning

On November 2, 2018, Manas International Airport OJSC officially presented the upgraded brand of the company.

KGS 305 million should be fundraised and two aircraft leased to launch Air Kyrgyzstan

It is generally a shame that we do not have a state-owned airline, MP Almazbek Akmatov said at the Kyrgyz Parliament’s agrarian policy committee meeting on November 5, 2018.

Number of Osh – Bishkek domestic flights reduced. Passengers fly free of charge

“Because of the reduction in the number of Bishkek – Osh – Bishkek domestic flights in Kyrgyzstan, some passengers are flying ‘bunnies’ (free of charge),” the MP Aitmamat Nazarov told at a meeting of the Kyrgyz Parliament today.

Manas International Airport OJSC launches online voting to determine the best airline of 2018

On November 1, 2018, the Manas International Airport OJSC launched an online voting on the official website to determine the Best Airline according to passengers (

Ural Airlines launches Sochi – Osh new flight

One more flight to Kyrgyzstan will be available in the winter season from Ural Airlines, Russia. On November 4, 2018, this airline starts operating its flights en route Osh, Kyrgyzstan – Sochi, Russia – Osh. Flights No. U6-2519 / 2520 will be operated once a week on Sundays.