Air Astana

Air Astana commenced regular flight operations on 15 May, 2002 and currently operates a network of 64 routes between 39 international and domestic destinations. Air Astana operates a fleet of 30 aircraft including three Boeing 767-300ER, five Boeing 757-200, thirteen Airbus A320 family aircraft and nine Embraer E-190s. Air Astana became the first carrier from Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (the CIS) and Eastern Europe to be awarded the prestigious 4-Star rating by Skytrax in its World Airline Awards 2012 and was named The Best Airline in Central Asia and India. Both accolades were repeated in 2013, 2014 and 2015. In February 2015, Air Astana received the prestigious Air Transport World Market Leader Award. Air Astana is a joint venture between Kazakhstan’s national wealth fund, Samruk Kazyna, and BAE Systems, with respective shares of 51% and 49%.

Air Astana is launching a new route from Astana, Kazakhstan, effective 02 June 2016, to the capital of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar. It is promoting year-round through return fares of £478 economy and £2,649 business class from London Heathrow (via Astana). Fares are all inclusive of taxes.

Depart London Heathrow to Ulaanbaatar on a Saturday to benefit from a superb journey time of only 11 hours 10 Minutes, return on a Monday and take advantage of Air Astana’s amazing free one night stopover offer in Astana, Kazakhstan (Terms and conditions apply, minimum of two people must travel together on all sectors).

Kazakhstan is VISA free for UK passport holders. To book flights and our free stopover offer, ring Carmel at Air Astana on 0207 – 333 – 0152