Air Astana

Air Astana

Air Astana, the national carrier of Kazakhstan, operates a network of 64 routes between 39 international and domestic destinations from hubs in Astana, Almaty and Atyrau. Its domestic network includes services to 12 cities. It operates a fleet of 30 Boeing 767-300ER, Boeing 757-200, Airbus A320 Family and Embraer 190 aircraft, with an average age of 6.1 years.

The airline also has seven Airbus A320neo family aircraft on order, comprising two A320neo, one A321neo and four A321neo Long range (LR) - for which it is the launch customer for the type.

Air Astana was the first carrier within CIS and Eastern Europe to receive a 4 star rating from Skytrax. It has been named Best Airline in Central Asia and India for the past four years and Best Airline Staff Service Central Asia/India for the past three years.

The airline was the first carrier in Central Asia to obtain the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) in 2007 and passed four repeat audits thereafter "with exceptional results". It is also EASA part 145 certified. In February 2015, Air Astana received the prestigious Air Transport World Market Leader Award making it the youngest airline to receive such an accolade. Air Astana is a joint venture between Kazakhstan's national wealth fund Samruk Kazyna and BAE Systems, with respective shares of 51% and 49%.

www.airastana.com

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