ABOUT AIR ASTANA
- Founded in 2001
- Airport Location: Kazakhstan
- Owner: State-owned Company (51%), BAE systems (% 49)
- Number of targets: 64
- Objectives: In addition to regional connections, also destinations in Europe and Asia
- Member of an alliance: none
- Frequent Flyer Program : Nomad Club, Miles and More
- Aircraft Types: Airbus A319-100 / A320-200 / A320neo / A321-200 , Boeing 767-300ER , Embraer 190
- Average age aircraft:-
- Number of aircraft: 31
- Aircraft manufacturer with which the airline Air Astana co-operates: Airbus , Boeing , Embraer
AIR ASTANA FLIGHTS
Air Astana airline was established in Astana, the capital city of Kazakhstan in 2001. The company has a 51% share in Kazakhstan government and a 49% share in BAE Systems PLC. The first flight waw from Almata to Astana in 2002. The airline uses Almaty International Airport and Astana International Airport as hubs.
Air Astana has 31 airplanes with more than 60 domestic and international destinations for cheap and affordable flights.
The airline is flying to 14 cities of Kazakhstan, mainly in Almaty, Aktau, Aktobe, Astana, Karaganda and Chimkent. Azerbaijan, Georgia, India, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, China, Russia, South Korea, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam are the countries that airline is flying internationally.
The airline has a codeshare agreement with the following airlines.
|Air France||Hong Kong Airlines|
|Bangkok Airways||Turkish Airlines|
NOMAD CLUB FREQUENT FLYER PROGRAM
Nomad Club is a classic frequent flyer program, which cooperates with Miles and More . Members are credited for flights booked with Air Astana, depending on distance and promotion class. Also purchases, hotel stays and restaurant visits in Kazakhstan are rewarded with bonus points. Nomad Club points are valid for 36 months. The flights booked for flights and the bonus points earned at partner companies can be exchanged for free flights and upgrades. The membership status, on the other hand, is calculated only from the flight balance sheet.
Benefit twice with Nomad Club and Miles and More
You can also earn miles on the Luftansa miles program Miles & More on flights to Frankfurt, London and Hanover on the terms of a treaty with Lufthansa in 2007. In addition, the Nomad Club card also earns miles on Asiana flights.
The mile earning information table is below .
Y B H K L T Q S E* P*
J C D Z
|Within Zone 1 or Zone 2||300 points||450 points|
|Between Zones 1 and 2||600 points||900 points|
Zone 1: Almaty, Astana, Karaganda, Kostanay, Kyzylorda, Oskemen, Pavlodar, Shymkent, Zhezkazgan
Zone 2: Aktau, Aktobe, Atyrau, Uralsk
In Economy Class, a piece of hand luggage may not be larger than 55 x 40 x 20 cm and not more than eight kilograms. In addition to the hand luggage of 55 x 40 x 20 centimeters, Business Class travelers can take another piece of luggage up to 24 x 35 x 20 centimeters. Together, the two pieces of luggage must not weigh more than 18 kg. In addition, each traveler is allowed to bring a personal item, such as a handbag or a laptop, a coat or reading for the flight.
Economy Class passengers are allowed to carry 20 kg, business class passengers are entitled to 30 kg of free luggage. The baggage must not exceed 158 centimeters (maximum circumference). In cases where the baggage allowance is exceeded, the customer will be charged an appropriate extra charge.
Special Baggage Allowance Offers
|Almaty – Urumqi||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Urumqi – Almaty||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Kiev – Delhi||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Delhi – Kiev||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Delhi – Istanbul*||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Tbilisi – Delhi||30 kg||until 31 December 2017|
|Delhi – Tbilisi||30 kg||until 31 December 2018|
|Kiev – Beijing*||40 kg||until 31 December 2018|
*Please note that for Beijing – Kiev and Istanbul – Delhi routes the increased free baggage allowance applies only provided that journeys begin in Kiev and Delhi accordingly.
Please contact the airline regarding the transport of pets and sport equipment.