Articles Tagged ‘Air Astana’

Lisbon Airport welcomes home the champions of Europe while Melbourne celebrates Cake of the Week title

Lisbon Airport welcomes home the champions of Europe while Melbourne celebrates Cake of the Week title

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair announces it will serve two Eastern European capitals from Leeds Bradford, while Blue Air picks up a special award from Hermes. More news also from Vilnius, Aarhus and Batumi airports plus the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

The glory of winning the weekly Arch of Triumph certificate is beyond comparison for the inhabitants of airport fire stations around the world – as displayed here by Auckland Airport’s Brown Watch. Find out which of this week’s 17 combatants will secure the global accolade.

Air Astana introduces Iran service

Air Astana introduces Iran service

Air Astana starts a new route from Almaty Airport in Kazakhstan to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport in Iran, operating thrice-weekly with E190s.


Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Not since 2005, when Moscow Domodedovo became the busiest airport in Russia, has Moscow Sheremetyevo been #1, but 2015 figures so far reveal it is on course to take top spot again. Carriers like long-serving Czech Airlines have helped – a good reason for another celebratory fire truck water arch we think!

Air Astana adds second Dubai route

Air Astana adds second Dubai route

Air Astana resumes service between Astana and Dubai.

Air Astana adds Georgian and South Korean routes

Air Astana adds Georgian and South Korean routes

Air Astana now links Kazakhstan capital Astana to Seoul Incheon and Tbilisi.


Birmingham Airport parades its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Birmingham Airport parades its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

At the fourth attempt this year, Birmingham Airport sealed its first ever FTWA win for the arrival of American Airlines’ New York JFK service – and this week its firefighters display the spoils of victory with pride. Meanwhile, eight airports from across the world fight it out for this week’s award.

Air Astana launches first flight to Hannover

Air Astana launches first flight to Hannover

Air Astana starts seasonal flights between Kostanay and Hannover.

Air Astana launches Paris route

Air Astana launches Paris route

Air Astana starts new services from Astana to Paris and Uralsk.


Air Astana expands presence at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Air Astana expands presence at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Air Astana adds second route to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, this time from Astana with twice-weekly flights, using its 767-300s.

Air Astana adds second link between Kazakhstan and the UAE

Air Astana adds second link between Kazakhstan and the UAE

Air Astana began daily flights on 1 September between Astana and Dubai.

30-Second Interview - Peter Foster, President, Air Astana

30-Second Interview – Peter Foster, President, Air Astana

Following the introduction of Air Astana’s third weekly flight to London Heathrow, anna.aero was invited to attend a press briefing held in London last week. We got to talk to the Kazakh flag carrier’s President, Peter Foster about Air Astana’s mission, new route additions as well as its future fleet.