Top News on 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 Astana

  • FARNBOROUGH: Kazakhstan's Bek Air to take Superjets

    ​Kazakhstani carrier Bek Air has agreed to take delivery of seven Sukhoi Superjet 100s, all of which will be configured...

  • 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...

  • PICTURE: Kazakhstan receives C295 transports from Airbus Military

    Kazakhstan has received its first two of a possible eight C295 medium transports from Airbus Military ...

  • News Listings for Astana

  • Air Astana profit up more than a third in 2014

    News | 19 Jan 2015 11:33 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Kazakhstan's Air Astana boosted its operating profit 35% to $97.7 million last year.
  • Azerbaijan takes delivery of first 787

    News | 23 Dec 2014 09:44 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Azerbaijan Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-8, becoming the first operator in the former Soviet Union to take the aircraft.
  • Air Astana sees Air Kazakhstan as potential partner

    News | 23 Dec 2014 01:06 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana sees the yet-to-be-launched turboprop operator Air Kazakhstan as a partner rather than a competitor.
  • Air Astana sees revenue growth moderating

    News | 22 Dec 2014 01:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana will continue to grow at 7% in passenger revenues annually over the next five years, having recorded double digit growth previously.
  • UIA prepares for losses after cutting Russian services

    News | 19 Dec 2014 19:58 | Tom Zaitsev

    Ukraine International Airlines is facing a "heavy" annual loss after reducing its Russian operations.
  • Air Astana not looking at hybrid or low-cost operations

    News | 19 Dec 2014 01:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana does not have any plans to have a hybrid or low-cost operation.