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

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Air Astana focused on Central Asia connecting role

    News | 18 Dec 2014 05:08 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana prefers to concentrate on offering niche connections from Central Asia to other regions, and holds no ambitions to become a large hub carrier.
  • Air Astana to decide on new narrowbodies in 2015

    News | 16 Dec 2014 05:09 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana will make a decision on acquiring 11 new narrowbody aircraft sometime in 2015.
  • Air Astana launches Astana-Bangkok service

    News | 15 Dec 2014 07:39 | Firdaus Hashim

    Air Astana launched an Astana-Bangkok service on 15 December.