Top News on Air Astana

  • Air Astana to delay 787 deliveries: CEO

    ​Air Astana will defer the arrival of its first Boeing 787-8s for two years until 2019 amid concerns that the poor performance of the Kazakhstan economy will impact demand, chief executive Peter Foster says.

  • Other News for Air Astana

  • PICTURES: Air Astana receives two new 767-300ERs

    ​Kazakhstan's flag carrier Air Astana has taken delivery of two new Boeing 767-300ER aircraft, with a third to arrive...

  • PARIS: Air Astana signs for two Embraer 190s

    Air Astana has signed a deal for two Embraer 190 jets and taken options on two more.

  • Kazakhstan's Air Astana adding E-190s from Jetscape

    <p>Kazakhstan's Air Astanna will be leasing its two Embraer 190LRs from Jetscape.</p><p>Aircraft leasing company...

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  • Air Astana closes final 767 financing with PEFCO

    News | 01 Aug 2014 09:56 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Kazakhstan's flag carrier Air Astana has closed financing of its final Boeing 767-300ER delivery with Private Export Funding (PEFCO).
  • Air Astana to build new MRO base ahead of 787s’ arrival

    News | 16 Jul 2014 14:07 | Oliver Clark

    Air Astana is to build a new MRO base to perform maintenance on its mainline fleet and in anticipation of the arrival of its first Boeing 787s in 2019.
  • Air Kazakhstan sets out fleet and network plans

    News | 07 Jul 2014 14:00 | Tom Zaitsev

    Government-backed start-up ​Air Kazakhstan has outlined plans to acquire up to 10 Bombardier Q400 turboprops, and is targeting launch of domestic services in the spring of 2015.
  • ​Air Astana to seek partnership with Air Kazakhstan

    News | 02 Jul 2014 10:23 | Oliver Clark

    Air Astana will seek to enter a close partnership with Air Kazakhstan if the new regional carrier implements high safety standards.
  • Air Astana seeks leases for E-Jet E2s and A321neos

    News | 27 Jun 2014 14:51 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    ​Air Astana aims to begin moving forward with fleet renewal plans at next month’s Farnborough air show as it looks to negotiate leases for Airbus A321neos and Embraer’s new E-Jet E2 family.
  • Air Astana keen to start US flights: Foster

    News | 27 Jun 2014 13:46 | Oliver Clark

    ​Air Astana will seek its start its first services to the USA with initial destinations to the East Coast with the Boeing 787-8, states chief executive Peter Foster.