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

  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Azerbaijan-takes-delivery-of-first-787-407405/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Astana-sees-Air-Kazakhstan-as-potential-partner-407246/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Astana-sees-revenue-growth-moderating-407244/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UIA-prepares-for-losses-after-cutting-Russian-services-407344/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Astana-not-looking-at-hybrid-or-low-cost-operations-407243/
  • Alliance options are off the table: Air Astana chief

    News | 18 Dec 2014 05:13 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana will not join one of the large airline alliances, but is open to further codeshares and joint ventures with other carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alliance-options-are-off-the-table-Air-Astana-chief-407196/