Irtysh Air

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Irtysh Air
Иртыш-Аир
IrtishAirLogo.jpg
IATA
IH[1]
ICAO
MZA[2]
Callsign
AZAMAT
Founded 2007 (2007)
Commenced operations 22 April 2009 (2009-04-22)
Operating bases
Hubs
Fleet size 3
Destinations 6
Headquarters Ekibastuz, Pavlodar Province, Kazakhstan
Website www.irtyshair.kz

Irtysh-Air (Kazakh: АО Авиакомпания «Иртыш-Аир») is an airline headquartered in Ekibastuz, Pavlodar Province, Kazakhstan.[3] Despite the airline is based at Pavlodar Airport, it operates a domestic network within that country from its hub in Almaty International Airport. As of April 2012, the company is banned from operating within the European Union.[4]

History[edit]

Irtysh–Air started operations on 22 April 2009 with a Pavlodar–Moscow-Domodedovo service.[1]

On 11 May 2010, the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Government of Kazakhstan authorised the carrier to operate on several domestic routes radiating from Almaty.[1]

In July 2013 (2013-07), following the Ministry of Transport and Communications revoking the operator's certificate to three airlines, it was informed that Irtysh Air could also lose its license.[5]

Destinations[edit]

An Irtysh-Air Yakovlev Yak-42D at Domodedovo Airport. (2009)

As of October 2011, the airline serves the following destinations:[2]

Kazakhstan

Terminated destinations[edit]

Russia

Fleet[edit]

The Irtysh-Air fleet comprises the following aircraft:

Irtysh-Air Fleet
Aircraft In Fleet Orders Passengers Notes
CRJ-100 2 0 50 Leased from SAPSAN[1]
Yak-42 1 0 104/120

See also[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Добро пожаловать на официальный сайт авиакомпании "IRTYSH-AIR"" [Welcome to the official website of "IRTYSH-AIR"] (in Kazakh). Irtysh Air. Archived from the original on 12 June 2012. Retrieved 12 June 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Irtysh-Air Timetable (Effective 27 March – 29 October 2011)" (in Kazakh). Archived from the original on 15 June 2014. 
  3. ^ "Контакты" [Contact] (in Kazakh). Irtysh-Air. Retrieved 2 May 2011. "АО Авиакомпания «Irtysh – Air» Республика Казахстан, 141202, Павлодарская область, город Экибастуз, ул. М.Ауэзова, 49А" 
  4. ^ "List of airlines banned within the EU". European Commission – Mobility & Transport. 3 April 2012. Archived from the original on 19 June 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2012. 
  5. ^ Maslen, Richard (21 July 2013). "ROUTES CIS: Kazakhstan Takes Strong Stance with Airlines". Routes Online. Archived from the original on 15 June 2014. 

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