Air Astana is to increase the frequency of
flights from both Almaty and Astana to Tashkent, the capital of
Uzbekistan, effective 1 April 2019.
The number of flights between Almaty and
Tashkent will increase from seven to ten per week, including three
new evening flights on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
between Astana and Tashkent will increase from four to six per
week, including two new flights on Mondays and Thursdays.
Flights to Tashkent are
operated by Airbus A320 and Embraer 190 aircraft with a flight
time of 1 hour 35 minutes from Almaty and 2 hours from Astana.
Astana launched flights to Tashkent from Almaty in December 2010
and from Astana in May 2012. Since the launch of flights to
Tashkent, Air Astana has carried over half a million passengers
and 700 tons of cargo.