Air Astana is an operator that prides themselves on safety and standards. Air Astana is the only airline in Kazakhstan to maintain its fleet to audited EU EASA 145 standards. For the 6th time in 2017 the airline passed their IOSA Audit, this is an audit completed every two years and is next due in 2019. In October 2015 Air Astana completed the (EASA) Third Country Operators (TCO) certification audit with zero findings. The airline is also certified as an EASA Part 147 Training Organisation.
Today Air Astana operates a fleet of 34 western aircraft with an average age of 8.45 years and plan on increasing their fleet size to 43 aircraft in 2020. Currently the airline is operating a fleet of A320-321 & A320neo-A321neo aircrafts alongside B767 and EMB190 aircraft.
Since 2005 the Air Astana team has been headed by Peter Foster, an airline executive with more than 30 years of management experience. Within the management team of Air Astana there is a wide mix of foreign and local management personnel. For more details visit: https://airastana.com/uae/About-Us/Corporate-Profile/Management-Team
As a testament of the airlines success since they started operations in 2002 they have received many outstanding awards.
- Skytrax 4* airline since 2010
- Skytrax as the Best Airline Central Asia and India through 2012-2018
- Skytrax Best Staff Service Central Asia and India through 2013-2017
- Five Star Airline Rating in the Major Regional Airlines category from Apex in 2018
For more information on Air Astana’s awards visit: https://airastana.com/uae/About-Us/Overview/Awards-and-Certificates
Foreign pilots have long enjoyed careers with Air Astana since the airline first started operations in 2002, today they offer pilots excellent Long term contracts, Stable commuting rosters, Secure working environment, Excellent financial terms, Rewarding career progression opportunities and an overall Enjoyable experience working with this established, reputable and growing flag carrier.
If you would like to make an application for a position with Air Astana please see our vacancies below. Mr. Karim Cassamo will be pleased to answer any additional questions that you may have and can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org
**Please note only candidates qualified for the positions on offer may be contacted with further details**