On 15th May 2022, Air Astana celebrates the 20th anniversary of its first commercial flight from Almaty to Nur-Sultan. The...
Air Astana will launch flights to London from Almaty, with a stopover at Aktau in western Kazakhstan, on 12th May...
Kazakhstan’s Air Astana Group recovered from a loss-making 2020 to declare a profit after tax of US$36.1m in 2021. Total...
The press service of Kazakhstan’s biggest airline and national flag carrier Air Astana announced today that Kazakh air carrier is...
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released 2021 safety performance data for the commercial airline industry showing strong improvement in...
Deadly violence has been reported in Ammaty, Kazakhstan. The president ordered to shoot without warning. At the same time the national carrier Air Astana said all passengers and staff in Almaty are safe.
Claiming that “terrorists” were overrunning strategic facilities across Kazakhstan, Tokayev claimed that allied military help needed to quell actions of “terrorist bands."
Earlier, there had been reports that the Kazakh Army was protecting the airport’s perimeter, and footage of an alleged military cordon has been shared online.
Kazakhstan began to suffer from power shortages in the summer of 2021, immediately after the Chinese government officially outlawed cryptocurrency mining.
Air Astana offers connections for passengers travelling from Kyiv, Bishkek, Istanbul, Tbilisi and Baku.
Flights to Rome from Zhukovsky airport will be operating twice a week and from Moscow to Vietnamese cities of Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang also twice a week.
All passengers travelling to Kyrgyzstan, including citizens of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, children from the age of six and transit passengers, must present a PCR certificate with a negative result, with test undertaken with within 72 hours prior to departure. Fully vaccinated passengers exempt from this requirement.
The final decision on the regular flights will be made after both authorities are given flight clearance notice by the special commissions monitoring the COVID-19 situation in both countries.
Kazakhstan is an adventurer’s paradise, with landscapes varying from snow-capped mountains to expansive deserts, rocky canyons, coniferous forests, and untouched river deltas. Visitors can also admire historical landmarks including the bright-yellow towers of the famous Zenkov Cathedral in Almaty.
Government commission has made a decision to increase and resume regular international air service from Kazakhstan to 16 countries worldwide with a frequency of 114 flights a week.
All passengers, including those who have been fully vaccinated, require a negative PCR test certificate in English to enter the Republic of Maldives. Additionally, passengers need to complete a Traveler Health Declaration 24 hours prior to departure.
Air Astana announces increased frequencies to Ukraine and Turkey, resumes London flights.
The Airbus A321LR fleet operates across the airline’s international network, with destinations including Dubai, Frankfurt, London (from September 2021), Istanbul, Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt) and Podgorica (Montenegro).
Flights will be operated by the latest Airbus A321LR aircraft, with the flight time being 7 hours and 15 minutes outbound to London and 6 hours and 30 minutes on the return to Nur-Sultan.
The Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) and Kazakhstan Tourism have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today, Tuesday, August 10, 2021. The signatories were Mrs. Jyoti Mayal, President, TAAI, and Mr. Kairat Sadvakassov, Acting Chairman of the Board of Kazakhstan Tourism.
Travelers arrived from or having visited India in the last 14 days are to home quarantined for 14 days upon return to Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan's new travel app was designed to be operational within the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
The objective of the new route is to link the cultural capital of the Turkic world – the city of Turkestan as a tourism development center on the Great Silk Road with foreign countries.
Samarkand is a city in Uzbekistan known for its mosques and mausoleums. It's on the Silk Road, the ancient trade route linking China to the Mediterranean. Prominent landmarks include the Registan, a plaza bordered by 3 ornate, majolica-covered madrassas dating to the 15th and 17th centuries, and Gur-e-Amir, the towering tomb of Timur (Tamerlane), founder of the Timurid Empire.
Air Astana resumes Amsterdam flights following a suspension of a regular service due to restrictions introduced by the Dutch authorities earlier this year.
Air Astana to operate flights to Podgorica from Nur-Sultan on Wednesdays and Saturdays and from Almaty on Thursdays and Sundays.
The APEX audit covers categories including pre-departure testing of passengers and crew, contact tracing of infected passengers, ground handling, precautions during a flight and the quality of preflight cleaning.
two Turkish airlines are launching scheduled air service to Kazakhstan.
Ashyq program aims at ensuring safety of air passengers by not allowing those with "red" and "yellow" statuses to enter the airport.
Kazakhstan suspends visa-free entry until December 31, 2021
Kazakhstan's first low-cost carrier launches Georgia flights
FlyArystan was the first airline to fly into the new Turkistan airport and it currently operates regular services from Almaty, Nur-Sultan and Atyrau