Category Archives: Turkmenistan

Lufthansa supports Turkmenistan Airlines to access compliance to Air Safety Standards

Turkmenistan’s flag carrier pushes action to raise safety standards to meet EASA requirements.

Man dies on board Ashgabat – New Delhi flight

On February 2, 2019, a man died aboard the plane of Turkmenistan Airlines (Turkmenhowayollary), as it was flying en route Ashgabat, Turkmenistan – New Delhi, India.

Turkmen edition explains what caused ban on flights to the EU for Turkmenistan Airlines

The pro-government Orient edition, Turkmenistan, reported that “discrepancies in the U.S. and European systems to define the requirements and standards to operate air equipment” caused the ban on flights for Turkmenistan Airlines airplanes over the E.U. territory.

Turkmenistan hires Spanish airline to transport its passengers to the EU

Turkmenistan Airlines has chartered a plane owned by Wamos Air, the Spanish charter airline, to transport passengers from Birmingham to Ashgabat, after the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) withdrew permission from the airline to operate flights to EU countries, Gundogar reported on February 7, 2019.

Turkmenistan Airlines to suspend flights to Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has suspended Turkmenistan Airlines flights to and from the EU pending confirmation that it meets international air safety standards, Trend reports referring to the website of the UK government.

Turkmen President was informed on building airport in Mary province of Turkmenistan

At a meeting of the Government of Turkmenistan on January 18, 2019, the President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was informed about the construction of the passenger terminal building and the necessary facilities at the Galaymore airport in the Serhetabat district of the Mary Region.

Planes of Turkmen President hid from radar

Previously, the Chronicle of Turkmenistan had the opportunity to follow the flights of two aircraft for the President of Turkmenistan: Boeing 737 (tail number EZ-A007) and Boeing 777 (EZ-A777) using the flightradar24 website.

Turkmenistan Airlines’ flights to Paris suspended

In the past few weeks, Turkmenistan Airlines’ flights to Paris, France, have been cancelled. This was caused by the fact that this Turkmen air carrier did not pay its accumulated debts to Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Paris, according to Azatlyk Radio.

Turkmenistan Airlines announces the launch of online air ticket sales. One fails to buy a ticket

Turkmenistan Airlines jointly with the Turkmen Post Office launched an online service for booking and purchasing airline tickets for domestic flights on the airline’s website, the Turkmen ‘golden age’ website reported on December 4, 2018.

Air ticket booking and sale online service is launched

Air tickets for local flights are available now on the internet. General Air Agency of Turkmenhowayollary (Turkmenistan Airlines) Service and the State Postal Company have launched online service for booking and sale of air tickets on Turkmenistan Airlines website.