Air Astana HD Video Interview with
President and CEO -
Peter Foster, OBE
[HD video below]
Exclusive HD video interview with the CEO and President of Air
Astana - Mr. Peter Foster, OBE.
In this interview, filmed in Mr. Foster's office
in Almaty on 24 June 2015, we discuss what it was like for Mr.
Foster to visit Buckingham Palace in London to pick up an OBE, and
how receiving such an honour makes him feel.
As we move onto the airline and its plans for
the future, you will learn what route changes the airline has
planned, how the Hong Kong sector is going to change and what
plans the airline has for Japan and mainland China as well as
You will learn why Mr. Foster feels that the Bangkok
route has been so successful for the airline, and what potential
the Asia Pacific region has for inbound tourism to Kazakhstan.
discuss the two hubs of Almaty and Astana in Kazakhstan and learn
how the two will develop. Visa facilitation is important to any
country's tourism growth and two years ago Kazakhstan allowed
nationals from more countries to enter without obtaining a visa
Mr. Foster talks about low cost airlines and we
ask whether Air Astana has any plans to launch a low cost carrier.
We also talk about what threat high speed rail poses to the
airline, and whether Air Astana has any plans to join an airline
alliance. All this and much, much more in the HD video interview
Interview with Air Astana President and CEO -
Mr. Peter Foster, OBE