Astana Airport reviewed the results for 2014

According to the results of activity of Astana International Airport passenger traffic in 2014 amounted to 2 960 181 passengers, which is for 13% more in comparison with the last year.

Number of handled flights in 2014 is 22 550 which is for 11% more compared to the same period of 2013 (20 272). Delay of flights decreased for2%, while the actual increase in scheduled flights for 10%.

Number of handled cargo and mail for 2014 – 9,653 tons which is for 16% more in comparison with last year.

The total volume of passenger on domestic routes in 2014 traffic was 1 568 896 passengers (increasing is for 38% compared to 2013). The total volume of passenger on international routes in 2014 traffic was 1 391 285 passengers, increasing is for 42% compared to 2013.  Popular destinations were Abu Dhabi, Istanbul.

The main factors of Business Performance increasing are increasing of flights frequency on existing flights and new routes opening.

For the first time in 2014, from Astana airport was opened scheduled flight to Tomsk and tourist charter flights to Bourgas (Bulgaria) and Thessaloniki (Greece). The flights frequency of domestic routes to Almaty, Shymkent and Atyrau is increased. The most popular domestic routes are Almaty, Shymkent and Atyrau. The highest increasing of passenger traffic is noted on such scheduled international flights, as Abu Dhabi, Istanbul, Urumqi.

Coffee house “Segafredo”, catering «Fast Food», dayroom for persons with disabilities, bar in the VIP-zone, bar in the transit lounge “Happy cake”, lounge bar “Shanyrak” for “Air Astana” business-class passenger were opened for disposal of the Astana airport passengers. The screening area in domestic and international flights halls for boarding control is increased.

Airport services provided by quality and safety level are conformed to international standards of  ICAO.