Category Archives: Turkmenistan

Fire occurred at Turkmenistan’s Ashgabat International Airport

Today, a fire broke out at the Oghuzkhan International Airport in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, at around 7:00 am local time, the Chronicles of Turkmenistan reported.

Air traffic between Turkmenistan and EU to be expanded

At a working video meeting held on October 14, the chairperson/CEO of Turkmenistan Airlines D. Saburov, informed the President of Turkmenistan of the results of the monitoring conducted by the European Aviation Security Agency (EACA).

Turkmenistan Airlines gets permission to fly over EU

On October 14, 2019 the CEO of Turkmenistan Airlines Dovran Saburov reported to President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov that the airline had successfully passed a check for compliance with the requirements of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), according to the TDH state news agency.

President of Moldova arrives in Ashgabat with Turkmenistan Airlines scheduled flight

President of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodon arrived in Turkmenistan on October 10 to participate in a meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State.

Turkmenistan residents fined for their UAVs

In Lebap, Turkmenistan, law enforcement officers interrogate citizens who have drones/UAVs and write them fines amounting several thousand Turkmen manat each, according to Radio Azatlyk.

Turkmenistan Airlines to launch regular flights to Jeddah and Kuala Lumpur

Through the use of the latest aviation technology, Turkmenistan’s aviators have the opportunity to further expand the geography of regular international flights.

Turkmenistan Airlines still forbidden to fly over EU

Since February 2019, Turkmenistan Airlines has been banned from flying over Europe due to non-compliance with the requirements of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).

Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan to discuss launching direct flight

The launching direct flights en route Kyrgyzstan – Turkmenistan will be discussed in October 2019 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Deputy Minister of Transport and Roads of the Kyrgyz Republic Zhenishbek Nogoibaev told during the plenary meeting of the Intergovernmental Kyrgyz-Turkmen Commission for Trade, Economic, Scientific, Technical and Humanitarian Cooperation in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Turkmenistan Airlines buys Boeing 777-200LR jet

In accordance with the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan dated August 2, 2019, Turkmenistan Airlines acting under the Ministry of Industry and Communication, Turkmenistan, concluded a contract with The Boeing Company to purchase a new Boeing 777-200LR aircraft, according to the air company’s website.

OSCE advises Turkmenistan on airport security

The OSCE is conducting a specialized course in Ashgabat on the safety of airports, Trend reports referring to the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan.