Category Archives: Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan to resume direct flights in March 2018

In early March 2018, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan have their plans to resume direct flights, interrupted about five years ago, according to the Sputnik website.

One of the Turkmen President’s planes flies to England again

On the morning of February 17, 2018 one of the aircrafts of the President of Turkmenistan arrived in the Luton, England.

Construction of international airport in Turkmenabat completed

This is the third ground-based civil aviation infrastructure of the international class, built within the framework of the “National Civil Aviation Development Program of Turkmenistan for 2012-2030”. In accordance with this Program, new airports have been commissioned and built in Ashgabat and the regions, the existing airports, terminals, infrastructure facilities are being reconstructed.

President’s plane lands at London’s Heathrow Airport

At noon on February 7, 2018 Boeing-737 under the number EZ-A007 belonging to the President of Turkmenistan landed at the London’s  Heathrow Airport.

Air India to compete with Turkmenistan Airlines on Amritsar – Birmingham air route

According to the information published by the Gundogar website, since February 20, Air India launches regular direct flights from Indian Amritsar to British Birmingham. The flight will be operated twice a week. Boeing-787 will operate this flight.

ICAO standards training is held in Turkmenistan Airlines’ aviation school

Group of young specialists who studied profile subject for three years and successfully passed state exam has started practical session on modern aircrafts simulators in the training centre. Modern flight simulators were installed for initial pilot training and four Diamond aircrafts and two Emestron helicopters were purchased for improvement of the flight skills.

President of Turkmenistan’s plane flew back to Frankfurt

On January 12, 2018 one of the presidential aircraft – Boeing-737 arrived in Germany once again.

Ashgabat airport announces website design tender

On 4 January the newspaper “Neitralny Turkmenistan” published an announcement on the tender to design and support the website ( as well as provide services for the international airport “Oguzkhan” in Ashgabat.

Turkmen President’s aircraft landed in Germany

One of the planes of Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov (Boeing 737) unexpectedly arrived in Germany.

Ashgabat – Yerevan – Frankfurt flight launched

Turkmenistan Airlines has started operating its regular flights en route Ashgabat, Turkmenistan –Yerevan, Armenia – Frankfurt, Germany – Yerevan – Ashgabat. According to the reference service of the Ashgabat International Airport, these flights on the new air route will be carried out once a week, on Wednesdays.