Air Astana has made quite a lot of flight schedule adjustments ensuing from the worldwide unfold of the coronavirus.
The motion has been taken in accordance with measures launched by the ministry of well being of the republic of Kazakhstan.
With impact this month, the variety of weekly providers between Nur-Sultan and Seoul has been decreased from two to 1, whereas providers between Almaty and Seoul have been decreased from 5 to 1 per week.
Companies between Nur-Sultan and Baku have been suspended, whereas flights between Almaty and Baku have been decreased from three to 1 per week.
Flights between Almaty and Hong Kong have additionally been suspended.
Air Astana had beforehand cancelled all flights between Kazakhstan and the Chinese language cities of Beijing and Urumqi.
Different providers affected embrace the fast suspension of providers between Nur-Sultan and Paris till the top of Could.
The airline has additionally confirmed the suspension of providers between Almaty and Kuala Lumpur between April 14th-Could 31st, with service reductions up till these dates.
There may also be a direct suspension of scheduled providers between Almaty and Mumbai.
Passengers holding tickets on the providers affected could rebook on different dates or obtain a refund with out penalties, or alternatively take into account re-routing utilizing Air Astana’s interline companion airways.
“Security has all the time been the primary precedence at Air Astana, with the well being and well-being of our passengers and crew on board being of utmost concern at the moment.
“As a way to assist forestall the unfold of the coronavirus, flights to China have been cancelled, whereas flights to Azerbaijan and South Korea have been decreased,” stated Islam Sekerbekov, Air Astana gross sales director.
“Cabin crew on worldwide flights are supplied with facemasks and extra consideration is made to cleansing and disinfection of the plane cabin.”