New LCC to launch
AIR Astana has announced plans to launch a new low cost airline in the first half of 2019.
To be called FlyArystan, the new airline will operate an all-Economy class fleet of an initial four Airbus A320s, with 180 seats on board.
Flights will operate domestically from multiple bases in Kazakhstan, with detailed routes to be revealed in coming months.
In addition, international routes are expected to be added midway through the year, with the fleet looking to grow to 15 by 2022.