Kazair West

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Kazair West
Kazair West Tupolev Tu-134 Lebeda-1.jpg
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1996
Ceased operations 18 October 2010
Hubs Atyrau Airport
Fleet size 5
Website kazairwest.com

Kazair West was an airline based in Atyrau, Kazakhstan, which operated domestic corporate charter flights out of Atyrau Airport, as well as aviation project management and medical evacuation services.[1]


The airline was established and started operations in 1996.[2] It was registered as a shared stock company with foreign participation, represented by Cliftondale Aviation, a United States company.[1] On 13 July 2009, Kazair West was included in the List of air carriers banned in the European Union, along with most other Kazakh airlines due to the poor maintenance standards in the country. On 18 October 2010, it had its airline license revoked.[3]


In 2010, the Kazair West fleet consisted of the following aircraft:[1]


External links[edit]