Astana Airport reviewed the results for 2013
According to the results of activity of Astana International Airport passenger traffic in 2013 amounted to 2609 431 passengers, which is for 15% more in comparison with last year during the same period.
On domestic routes in 2013 the total volume of passenger traffic was 1 630 666 passengers (increasing is for 9% compared to 2012). The most popular domestic routes are Almaty, Shymkent and Atyrau. On international routes in 2013 the total volume of passenger traffic was 978 765 passengers, increasing is for 21% compared to 2012. Popular destinations were Abu Dhabi, Istanbul.
Key growth degrees of operational activity are flights frequency increasing on existing flights and new routes launching.
New routes from Astana airport to following cities such as London, Krasnoyarsk and Bangkok were opened in 2013. Moreover the charter tourism program to such directions as Goa (India) and Rhodes (Greece) was opened.
Number of served flights in 2013 is 20 272, which is for 16% more compared to the same period of 2012 (17,499). Delay of flights decreased for 1%, while the actual increase in scheduled flights for 16%.
Airport quality safety level services meet the requirements of ICAO International Standards.