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Drone crosses path of Aer Lingus plane over France
Drone crosses path of Aer Lingus plane over France

A drone flying at more than 2,000 metres altitude came close to an Aer Lingus plane as it approached Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport.

Drone crosses path of Aer Lingus plane over France
Photo courtesy of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy
Blizzard in Astana: flights and train delayed, Christmas trees and cars damaged

Warm weather and rains have given way to winds and blizzards in Astana.

Blizzard in Astana: flights and train delayed, Christmas trees and cars damaged
©Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstan improves position in world flight safety ranking

Kazakhstan's compliance with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards has risen from 47 to 65 percent.

Kazakhstan improves position in world flight safety ranking
Photo courtesy of Khabar.kz.
Airport in South Kazakhstan Oblast to reopen after 20 years of downtime

The airport in Shardara town in South Kazakhstan oblast will resume its operation after 20 years of downtime.

Airport in South Kazakhstan Oblast to reopen after 20 years of downtime
Astana Airport. Photo courtesy of balu-tourism.kz
Astana Airport not receiving or releasing aircrafts at night time in August

Astana airport will not be receiving or releasing any flights from 10:00 pm to 03:00 am from August 19 to 25.

Astana Airport not receiving or releasing aircrafts at night time in August
Photo courtesy of witness.
SCAT airplane catches fire in Aktau airport

SCAT airplane has caught fire in the airport of Aktau city in western Kazakhstan.

SCAT airplane catches fire in Aktau airport
©Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstan and Luxembourg ink several agreements

Kazakhstan and Luxembourg have inked a number of bilateral treaties following the meeting of Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister Karim Massimov and Prime Minister of Luxembourg Xavier Bettel on May 21.

Kazakhstan and Luxembourg ink several agreements
Khiuaz Dospanova. Photo © e-history.kz
Atyrau International Airport to be named after legendary Kazakh female war pilot Dospanova

The Atyrau International Airport will be named after the legendary Kazakh pilot Khiuaz Dospanova who participated in the Great Patriotic War (WWII).

Atyrau International Airport to be named after legendary Kazakh female war pilot Dospanova
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Fresh out of reconstruction with cracks and dents: Uralsk landing strip

Landing strip in Uralsk Airport has just passed the first stage of reconstruction. But after a few months it already has cracks and dents. Who is to blame? Is there anyone to blame at all?

Fresh out of reconstruction with cracks and dents: Uralsk landing strip
Photo courtesy of nnm.me
Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured

AN-2 airplane of Kazakhmys company has crashed in southern Kazakhstan; six people killed, one - severely injured.

Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured
Photo © hk.apple.nextmedia.com
Sabina Altybekova welcomed by excited fans in Hong Kong airport

Volleyball sensation form Kazakhstan Sabina Altynbekova arrived to Hong Kong to the excitement of her local fans.

Sabina Altybekova welcomed by excited fans in Hong Kong airport
Google takes over NASA airport in Silicon Valley
Google takes over NASA airport in Silicon Valley

Ever-growing Google now has an airport to its name: the Internet giant has signed a 60-year lease to run a NASA airbase that comes with massive hangars for dirigibles.

Google takes over NASA airport in Silicon Valley
Photo courtesy of Tumba.kz
Mysterious airplane parts delivered to Aktau airport in Western Kazakhstan

Disassembled airplanes of unclear origin have been delivered to the Aktau airport in Western Kazakhstan.

Mysterious airplane parts delivered to Aktau airport in Western Kazakhstan
Battles leave Lugansk airport, busy tourist hub, in ruins
Battles leave Lugansk airport, busy tourist hub, in ruins

After almost two months of deadly combat between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian guerrillas, the Soviet-era airport has been literally wiped off the map.

Battles leave Lugansk airport, busy tourist hub, in ruins
Island airport bid fails as London aims to stay on top
Island airport bid fails as London aims to stay on top

London mayor Boris Johnson's grand plan for a new airport in the Thames Estuary was rejected.

Island airport bid fails as London aims to stay on top
Car bomb found at Philippines' main airport: authorities
Car bomb found at Philippines' main airport: authorities

Four people were arrested after a bomb was found in a van parked at Manila's international airport, authorities said Monday.

Car bomb found at Philippines' main airport: authorities
Sukhoi Superjet 100. Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
Kazakhstani airline buys Sukhoi Superjet 100 airplanes

Kazakhstani airlines company Bek Air signed an agreement with Sukhoi Civil Aircraft to purchase 7 Sukhoi Superjet 100.

Kazakhstani airline buys Sukhoi Superjet 100 airplanes
Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport. Photo ©REUTERS
50 Kazakh tourists stuck in Tel Aviv airport after missile attack

Around 50 Kazakhstani tourists cannot leave Israel after a Palestinian missile hit the area near the Tel Aviv Airport.

50 Kazakh tourists stuck in Tel Aviv airport after missile attack
Battle for Libya airport leaves at least 47 dead
Battle for Libya airport leaves at least 47 dead

Islamist-led militiamen have stepped up their assault on Libya's main airport, controlled by rival fighters, which the health ministry said Monday had left at least 47 dead in a week.

Battle for Libya airport leaves at least 47 dead
Grandmother Jamillah Noriah Abd Anuar shows photos of her family that perished in the MH17 crush. Photo © Zulazhar Sheblee/The Star
MH17 crash: tragedy of Malaysian family

A family of 6 Malaysians coming from Kazakhstan died in the MH17 flight crush.

MH17 crash: tragedy of Malaysian family