Some airlines canceled flights from Kazakhstan and Turkey to Russia
The Kazakh company Air Astana completely suspends air traffic with Russia. As the press service of the air carrier reported on March 11, 2022, Air Astana, due to the termination of insurance coverage for commercial flights from/to the Russian Federation and over its territory, all flights in this direction will be suspended.
Air Astana is urgently addressing these issues with the government of Kazakhstan in order to restore flights as soon as possible. Passengers of canceled flights can contact the place of purchase of tickets for a full refund. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
As Sputnik Kazakhstan notes, the airline urgently resolves this issue with the government of Kazakhstan in order to restore flights as soon as possible.
From March 10, 2022, Turkish Airlines has changed the conditions for selling tickets for Russians, the airline allows Russian citizens to issue tickets on any routes, but all of them must necessarily begin or end in Russia. At the same time, a single ticket should be issued for all segments, that is, for example, Moscow - Istanbul - Beijing, and it is impossible to issue a ticket without the Russian section.
Earlier it became known that the Turkish airline Pegasus Airlines was temporarily suspending flights to and from Russia due to “operational risks” in the context of sanctions against Russia.
Created: 11 March 2022