Category Archives: Tajikistan

Tajikistan resumes its flights to Iran and Tajik Air to fly to Mashhad

Tajik Air has resumed its roundtrip flights from Tajikistan to Iran. Dushanbe – Mashhad – Dushanbe flights will be operated twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays, Tajik Air informed the Asia Plus News Agency, Tajikistan.

Ex-head of Tajik Air Rustam Kholikov removed from Dushanbe – Istanbul flight

On the morning of August 4, Rustam Kholikov, the former director general of Tajik Air, was removed from the Dushanbe, Tajikistan – Istanbul, Turkey, flight. Representatives of the State Committee for National Security of Tajikistan arrived at the airport and took Mr. Kholikov with them for interrogation, according to the Akhbor website.

An-2 aircraft crash details at Fakhrabad flying club become known

As a result of the crash of the An-2 aircraft in Tajikistan, one person died and one was injured. The tragedy occurred on Sunday at an aero club in Fakhrabad, Radio Ozodi was told in the Tajikistan’s Society for Army Assistance.

One killed, one seriously injured after small plane crashes in Fakhrobod

A small plane has crashed at the Fakhrobod flying club in Khalon province killing the plane’s pilot and injuring a copilot.

One person killed, as a result of training aircraft crash in Tajikistan

An An-2 training plane produced in 1978 and owned by the Public Defense Organization, Tajikistan, crashed while making a scheduled flight at the Fakhrabad training ground of the Tajik Ministry of Defense, Kazinform reported with reference to the Khovar News Agency, Tajikistan.

Russian Federation comments on the court decision on debt recovery from Tajik Air

The Moscow Arbitration Court decided that Tajik Air has to pay more than half a million US dollars to the State Air Traffic Management Corporation, Russia.

Tajik Air starts operating its flights

Tajik Air began operations, as its Boeing 767 has already made charter flights. Today, July 26, this plane made the first flight as part of the Hajj-2019 campaign flying from Khujand to Saudi Jeddah, Ikrom Subkhonzoda, CEO, Civil Aviation Agency, Tajikistan, said at a press conference in Dushanbe on July 26.

Somon Air postpones purchase of problematic Boeing 737 MAX

Somon Air, the private Tajik airline, has postponed the purchase of the Boeing 737 MAX airliner until the final clarification of what caused the crashes of these aircraft earlier.

Tajik authorities attribute high prices for air tickets to high jet fuel prices

The Civil Aviation Agency under the Government of Tajikistan attributes high prices for air tickets to high jet fuel prices.

UTair’s Khujand – Surgut flight delayed for almost ten hours

The plane of the UTair Airlines, Russia, operating its Khujand, Tajikistan – Surgut, Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug, Russia, has been delayed for almost ten hours. This is due to the breakdown and replacement of the aircraft, which was supposed to deliver passengers from Surgut to Khujand, TASS was informed on Friday at the airport in Surgut.