Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport has served 4 million people
For the period of January 1, 2017 Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport has served 4 million people.
Honorary commemorative passenger has become Alisher Seifullin, arrived from Aktobe by flight DV 724 of SCAT airline.
The name of the 4-millionth passenger was determined, as it happens, by holding a lottery. Paolo Richiotti the Chairman of the Board of Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport JSC invited the representative of the media to draw out the number of the seat from the lottery drum. The honorable passenger of the Airport received a certificate for two persons for a flight across Kazakhstan from SCAT, Ipad and other memorable gifts from the Airport .
Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport JSC is one of the most modern airports in the Central Asian region. Its history dates back to 1931. Since June 5, 2017, Terminal-1 has been put into operation and serves international flight and to passengers’ disposal Terminal-2 for servicing domestic flights.
For the period from January 1 to November 30, 2017, Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport JSC increased the volume of passenger traffic under international destinations by 40% and under domestic destinations by 17% compared to the same period in 2016.
Currently Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport has category of the International Civil Aviation Association – IIIA, as well as accepts and serves aircraft of all types without any restrictions of takeoff weight.
SCAT is one of the largest carriers of Kazakhstan with a passenger traffic more than 1.8 million people per year. The Aircraft fleet consists of 18 western-made aircraft, Boeing and Bombardier models.14 of them are e property of the airline. Daily airline operates more than 55 flights. SCAT airline operates 44 domestic directions and successfully develops a route network to the CIS countries, Georgia and far abroad. The number of international destinations is about 25.
SCAT is the holder of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) certificate. This certificate confirms SCAT’s compliance with the most stringent international safety requirements in civil aviation.