Astana airport congratulated veterans

On 05May, 2015, on the eve of the great holiday – the Victory Day, Astana airport organized the festive event devoted to the 71 anniversary of the Victory for participants of the Great Patriotic War, aviation veterans, home front workers and veterans of Afghan war.

Veterans with ribbons of the victory and flowers in hands, Heads of Astana Airport   observed one minute’s silence in remembrance of the  heroic dead, those who is already not present nearby but who forever has remained in the history.

D.Aldazharov Acting First Deputy Chairman of the Board gave welcome speech to guests of honor – veterans and home front workers who devoted the life to aviation. On behalf of all staff of Astana airport he congratulated veterans on the coming great holiday and expressed sincere gratitude for invaluable contribution brought by each of them to common goal of the Victory.

Festive program with popular songs and verses of military years sung by the staff of the airport and representatives of high school No. 24 was prepared for veterans.

Guests continued to relive certain experiences at the holiday table. Each veteran received gifts and flowers. The annual tradition to celebrate veterans of on the eve of the Victory Day has become honorable duty for the capital airport duty, helping not to forget the history of the Great Victory.