Turkmenistan Airlines History
Turkmenistan Airlines (Türkmenistan Havayolları) is the national carrier of Turkmenistan. Turkmenistan Airlines offers non-stop connections from Asia, Europe, CIS countries, the Middle-East and Russia to Turkmenistan. Turkmenistan Airlines offers convenient connections from Birmingham, London, Frankfurt and Paris via Asghabat to Bangkok, Beijing and Amritsar. All international flights use the new International Airport in Ashgabat.
Other destinations of Turkmenistan Airlines include Moscow, St. Petersburg, Minsk, Istanbul, Ankara, Abu Dhabi, Dubai and as well as domestic flights between the capital and regional centers in Turkmenistan. Turkmenistan is geographically well located as a connecting point between Asia, CIS countries, the Middle East, Russia and Europe. Further planned destinations in the near future are Tokyo (Japan), Ho-Chi-Minh (Vietnam) and Jeddah (Saudi-Arabia).
Turkmenistan Airlines transports about 3000 passengers daily in the country and near 2 million passengers are transported annually on the international and domestic routes together.
The Turkmenistan Airlines fleet (approx. 35 aircrafts) consists of only modern Western aircrafts (such as Boeing 717,737,757,777, Challenger and Hawker).All international flights are operated in a two class configuration; Business and Economy Class. Turkmenistan Airlines has established a training school for aviation personnel including technicians and mechanics, who service the engines and the bodies of the airplanes as well as radio-electronic navigation equipment, fuel and lubricant experts, electricians and stewards.
The crew are annually retrained on new types of aircraft, and also undergo extension courses. The experts also undergo, and continue special training at aviation centres in Great Britain, the United States of America and France.
More and more passengers are using Turkmenistan Airlines enjoying a convenient & reliable flight to/from Turkmenistan and the good connections beyond to Asia, CIS countries, Europe and the Middle East. We offer you the best fares available!