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Air Astana

 

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Air Astana - airline information

    

  

  

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Air Astana

Air Astana is Kazakhstan's national air carrier, it is based in the city of Astana.

It is a young airline, founded on September 14th, 2001, which started operating only on May 15th, 2002.

The airline has grown to become one of the most important ones in the Inner Asian region after the closure of Air Kazakhstan in 2004.

Kazakhstan is an emerging economy in the region with great potential. Air Astana is the airline that best connects the country to the rest of the World, therefore you should check them out whenever you wish to travel to Kazakhstan.

                                                   

Fact sheet

 

 General company information...

Official name: 

Air Astana

Slogan(s):

-

IATA designator:

KC

ICAO designator:

KZR

Headquarters:

Astana, Kazakhstan

Alliance:

None

 Destinations...

Hubs:

Almaty (Alma-Ata) International Airport - Almaty (Alma-Ata), Kazakhstan

Astana International Airport - Astana, Kazakhstan

Focus cities, regions,

secondary hubs:

-

Number of destinations:

32

 Fleet & flights-related...

Fleet size:

21 (+ 8 orders)

Aircraft types used:

Airbus A319, Airbus A320, Airbus A321

Boeing 737, Boeing 757, Boeing 767

Embraer ERJ-190

Fokker 50

Accidents & incidents:

None

 Passengers-related...

Number of passengers:

-

Classes:

-

Frequent flyer program:

-

Other important issues:

- Air Astana has ordered further long range wide-body aircraft: Boeing 767 and Airbus A330

- the airline has showed interest in purchasing Boeing 787 planes, but no firm orders were made

     

Destinations

 

Air Astana serves 32 domestic and international destinations from its Almaty (Alma-Ata) and Astana bases.

 

Among the international destinations are:

 

Amsterdam

Antalya

Bangkok

Beijing

Delhi

Dubai

Frankfurt

Hannover

Istanbul

London (Heathrow Airport)

Milano

Moscow

Seoul

  

Fleet

  

The fleet consists of Boeing, Airbus, Embraer and Fokker planes of the following types: Airbus A319s, A320s and A321s, Boeing 737s and 767s, Embraer E-Jet ERJ-190s as well as short-range Fokker 50s. 

 

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