Awards and Certificates



“4-Star” Airline Star Rating by Skytrax Research - the first 4-Star airline in Eastern Europe and the CIS.  

Best Airline Central Asia and India at the 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012 World Airline Awards.  

2015 Airline Market Leadership award by Air Transport World. 

TripAdvisor has named Air Astana as a Winner in the Regional-Asia category in the 2018 Travellers’ Choice Awards.



Member of International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Member of Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA)

Member of IATA Clearing House

Member of Flight Safety Foundation



Certified by IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) 

Certified by European Aviation Safety Agency

Certified Line Maintenance facility for the following aircraft types:

  • Airbus A318-319 series
  • Airbus A320-321 series
  • Airbus A330-200 series
  • Boeing 737-700 series
  • Boeing 737-800 series
  • Boeing 747-400 series
  • Boeing 757-200 series
  • Boeing 767-300 series
  • Embraer 190 series