Category Archives: Uzbekistan

Flydubai plane returns to Tashkent airport due to breakdown

Flydubai’s Boeing 737-8KN was flying from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Dubai, UAE, on the night of August 30, and it returned to the airport in Tashkent due to a technical malfunction, an official of the airport of departure told RIA Novosti.

Uzbekistan Airways takes out loan of US $ 309 million to upgrade its fleet

Uzbek National Bank and the Chinese Development Bank have agreed to provide a credit line as part of updating the fleet of Uzbekistan Airways, according to

Uzbekistan Airways Technics receives another Tajik Air’s aircraft

On August 26, 2019 another Tajik Air’s airplane landed at the Tashkent’s Islam Karimov International Airport, Uzbekistan, as it arrived for maintenance and repairs (MRO) at the Uzbekistan Airways Technics (UAT) belonged to Uzbekistan Airways, the national air company of Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan Airways launches direct flights to Thailand

National airline Uzbekistan Airways will launch direct flights to Phuket (Thailand) in the winter, Trend reports referring to Uzbek media.

Uzbekistan Airways Technics masters new type of maintenance

Experts of the Aircraft Technical Maintenance Center, a part of the Uzbekistan Airways Technics (UAT), carried out a new type of technical service for the first time. This is related with replacing the landing gear of the Uzbekistan Airways’ Airbus A320.

Uzbekistan to allow charter flights to the country from October 1

From October 1, 2019 the airports of Uzbekistan will be open for charter flights with tourists, and other measures are planned to bring tourist flow to the country up to 10 million people a year, the Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov commented on the Decree of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev “On Measures to Further Develop the Tourism Sector,” Interfax reported.

The third Sunday of August is the Air Fleet Day in Uzbekistan

Civil aviation of Uzbekistan: in the mirror of a new history The National air company «Uzbekistan Airways» was established on January 28, 1992.

IrAero Airlines publishes Krasnoyarsk – Fergana flight schedule

On September 12, 2019 IrAero Airlines, Russia, will launch its new flight en route Krasnoyarsk, Russia – Fergana, Uzbekistan. Flights from the Krasnoyarsk’s Yemelyanovo International Airport will be operated on Thursdays by Sukhoi Superjet-100 airliner according to the following flight schedule:

Uzbekistan Airways cuts economy-class airfares for Tashkent – Sharjah – Tashkent flights

Uzbekistan Airways has lowered economy-class airfares for Tashkent – Sharjah – Tashkent flights.

Open Skies mode introduced for four Uzbek airports

The Open Skies mode is being introduced for several international airports in Uzbekistan, the Uzbekistan News publication reports citing a corresponding decree of the President of Uzbekistan.