Air Astana, sometimes called Air Astana Airlines, is the principal airline and the flag carrier of the Republic of Kazakhstan, based in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The airline operates scheduled domestic and international services on 64 routes from its main hub, Almaty International Airport, and from its secondary hub, Astana International Airport. Air Astana is a joint venture between Kazakhstan's sovereign wealth fund Samruk-Kazyna and BAE Systems.
Passengers in Economy Class are permitted 1 x 8kg of hand baggage.
Passengers in Business Class are permitted 2 x 8kg of hand luggage.
Each piece of hand luggage must not exceed the dimensions of 56 x 45 x 25cm. In addition to the allowances above, passengers are permitted one personal item. This is an item such as a camera, a coat, a small handbag or laptop bag, or a collapsible stroller.
Passengers travelling in Business Class or Economy Sleeper are permitted 30kg of checked luggage.
Passengers travelling in Economy Class are permitted 20kg of checked luggage.
Visit the Air Astana website for more information on baggage allowance if you have purchased a MyCHOICE fare or Special Baggage Allowance offer.
Passengers can check-in online via the Air Astana website. This service will be open between 24 hours and 1 hour before your scheduled departure time.
The deadline to check in at the airport is 40 minutes before the flight departure for domestic and international flights, apart from those departing Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Delhi and Istanbul Airports, where the deadline is 60 minutes.