Category Archives: Turkmenistan

Airport in Turkmenistan’s Kerki to be built in a form of aircraft

Kerki, Lebap Region, Turkmenistan, has just completed preparatory work to begin the construction of a new airport, ‘Turkmenistan: The Golden Age’ reports. The airport terminal building will be designed in a form of an airplane.

Construction of airport in Turkmenistan’s Kerki to begin in May 2019

Preparatory works for the beginning of construction of the airport in Kerki, Lebap Region, Turkmenistan, have entered the final stage.

Turkmenistan, Japan mull establishing direct flights

The Turkmen delegation held talks in Tokyo on the establishment of direct air communication between the two countries, Trend reports via a Turkmen TV channel.

Flights to Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan delayed at Saint-Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport

The St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport, Russia, reported the delay of the flight No. T5728 to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Almaty International Airport received over 500 complaints on Turkmenistan Airlines

The Almaty International Airport, Kazakhstan, clarified the problem with the luggage of passengers flying with Turkmenistan Airlines, according to the Kazinform News Agency, Kazakhstan.

Turkmenistan Airlines wants to fly to Asia

During a business trip to Japan, representatives of Turkmenistan Airlines intend to hold talks on the establishment of air services with the states of the Asia-Pacific Region. Information about this was heard at the meeting on March 20th, which was devoted to the visit of the delegation of Turkmenistan to Japan.

Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan operate Boeing 737 MAX in Central Asia, similar to the one crashed in Ethiopia

The Boeing 737 MAX is the fourth generation of the Boeing 737 aircraft, designed to replace the Boeing 737 Next Generation family. The main change was in applying more powerful and large engines, such as CFM International LEAP-1B. Boeing 737 MAX 8 made its first/maiden flight on January 29, 2016.

Turkmenistan Airlines warns about flight delays to Amritsar and New Delhi due to conflict between Pakistan and India

The duration of Turkmenistan Airlines’ flights to India has increased by three hours due to the fact that the planes are forced to fly around the airspace of Pakistan. This information was reported in the official twitter of the airline.

New airport in Turkmenistan’s Turkmenabad is only 5% loaded

On February 26, 2019, there was one-year anniversary since the opening of the new international airport in the city of Turkmenabad in Lebap province/region. According to the pro-government publication named Arzuw, this date was met by workers at the airfield airport building with high labour achievements.

Turkmenabat International Airport over fulfills passenger and freight transportation plan

One year (12 months) has passed since the commissioning of the Turkmenabat international Airport with its carrying capacity of 500 passengers per hour. The opening ceremony on February 26, 2018 was attended by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.