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  • Air Astana Congratulates The Great Patriotic War Veterans on the Anniversary of Victory Day and Offers Free Air Tickets!

    30 April 2009

    From 1st of May to 31st of May 2009 for veterans of the Great Patriotic War there is a discount of 100% of the cost of economy class tickets on Air Astana routes within Kazakhstan, and between Kazakhstan and CIS countries. For accompanying persons a discount of 50% of economy class fares. This action is dedicated to the celebration of the 64th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War and the national air carrier holds it every year.

    To buy tickets veterans and their accompanying persons should contact the sales office of Air Astana airline or call the Call Center: +7 727-2444477. Air Astana agents will answer to your questions and help you to make a reservation and buy a ticket. When buying a ticket you will need to present a certificate issued by relevant authorities which was good on the 1st of January 1992 or a pension certificate. These flights to the cities of Kazakhstan and CIS such as Moscow, Baku and Bishkek, where Air Astana carries out the flights must be completed before 30th of June 2009 inclusive.

    The best traditions of social responsibility, business ethics and good neighborly relations are overriding in the business of national air carrier. For example, in 2008 the airline carried more than 30 projects in the area of social responsibility. Among them are projects involved in the elimination of the consequences of floods in South Kazakhstan region, the Red Cross projects, support of environmental programs of the biodiversity Fund of Kazakhstan, a free flight for the veterans to the Day of Victory of concerts of Kazakh stars in favor of HIV - infected children in the cities of Kazakhstan, the transfer of bus to orphan house city of Astana, etc. More than 60 free tickets were given to children in need of urgent medical treatment or operation, and more than 130 tickets - aviation veterans, the disabled, blind society, artists and culture. In 2008, 241 veterans and 89 accompanying persons took advantage of discounted flights to the action to the Day of Victory.

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    Air Astana is the full-fledged member of the association of IATA and the only airline in Kazakhstan, certified for the execution of the maintenance of air vessels in the European standards EASA/part 145.

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    Air Astana JSC - the joint enterprise of JS Company “Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk Kazyna” and English company BAE System with 51% and 49% of actions respectively.
    Today the fleet of Air Astana airline consists of B767-300, B757-200, A321, A320, A319 and F50.