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

  • Turkey's Atlastjet to expand into Kazakhstan

    News | 12 Mar 2015 16:30 | Tom Zaitsev

    Turkish carrier Atlasjet is poised to expand into Kazakhstan as it rebrands its international operation.
  • South Korea, Kazakhstan revise air services agreement

    News | 04 Mar 2015 02:16 | Firdaus Hashim

    South Korea and Kazakhstan have signed a revised air services agreement that significantly adds more available seats between the two countries.
  • Kazakhstan sketches plans for airline venture with Bombardier

    News | 06 Feb 2015 15:45 | Tom Zaitsev

    Kazakhstan's authorities have fleshed out plans for a new airline to be set up in partnership with Bombardier.
  • Air Astana launches 'economy sleeper' class

    News | 03 Feb 2015 11:33

    Kazakhstan's flag -carrier Air Astana has introduced an "economy sleeper" class on two European services operated with Boeing 757s.
  • 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.