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Air Astana and S7 Airlines expand codeshare deal

Air Astana and S7 Airlines expand codeshare deal

25 July 2019 Airline News

Air Astana and S7 Airlines have strengthened their cooperation by signing a codeshare agreement for flights between Russia and Kazakhstan. Effective immediately, Air Astana flights from its hubs at Nur-Sultan and Almaty, to Novosibirsk and St. Petersburg now carry the code of S7 Airlines.

FlyArystan prepares for launch in Kazakhstan

FlyArystan prepares for launch in Kazakhstan

1 April 2019 Airline News

FlyArystan, the brand-new Eurasian low fare airline from Kazakh flag-carrier, Air Astana, is on the final countdown to the launch of services in May. Inaugural domestic routes from Almaty International Airport will depart for Taraz and Uralsk.

Air Astana receives first Embraer E190-E2

Air Astana receives first Embraer E190-E2

4 December 2018 Airline News

The first next generation Embraer E190-E2 was delivered to Air Astana earlier at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport. This is the first of five Embraer E190-E2 aircraft scheduled to be delivered to Air Astana following an order originally placed in August 2017. 

Air Astana goes daily on London route

Air Astana goes daily on London route

26 February 2018 Airline News

Air Astana, the national carrier of Kazakhstan, will offer daily, non-stop flights from Nazarbayev International airport in Astana to London Heathrow from June 1st. The additional frequencies, on Wednesdays and Fridays, are already available for sale.

Air Astana returns to profit after 2016 blip

Air Astana returns to profit after 2016 blip

2 February 2018 Airline News

Air Astana posted a profit of US$39 million in 2017, returning to profit after its first ever loss in 2016. The airline recorded passenger growth of 12 per cent and revenue growth of 22 per cent in 2017, after seeing both fall in 2015 and 2016 following the devaluation of the Kazakh Tenge in mid-2015.