09 Apr 2010
Due to the political unrest in
Kyrgyzstan, Air Astana has suspended its scheduled services between
Almaty and Bishkek beginning 8 April until 19 April 2010.
Air Astana has taken steps to assist
affected passengers travelling between Almaty and Bishkek. Passengers
will be able to re-book their tickets or apply for a full refund without
penalty. To do so, passengers are advised to contact Air Astana’s
24-hour Call Centre at +7 (727) 244 44 77. They may also contact Air
Astana ticket offices or their travel agent.
Peter Foster, President of Air Astana
JSC: “We will do all possible to help passengers that are stranded in
Almaty/Bishkek because of the political situation. Although this
situation is beyond our control we will offer full refunds”.
Air Astana is a full member of the Air Transport Association (IATA) and
the only airline in Kazakhstan certified to perform aircraft maintenance
on European standards EASA/Part 145
Air Astana - a joint venture of JSC National Welfare Fund Samruk-Kazyna
and the English company BAE Systems, with a share of 51% and 49%
To date, the fleet of Air Astana consists of the aircraft B767-300,
В757-200, A321, A320, А319, F50.
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