- Joe Breitfeller
Air Astana to Resume Service Between Nur-Sultan and Moscow Domodedovo From September 26, 2020
Air Astana announced on Wednesday the resumption of service from Nur-Sultan to Moscow-Domodedovo starting September 26, 2020. The carrier will offer once-weekly flights on Wednesdays and the route will be serviced with a Boeing 767-300ER.
On Wednesday (September 23, 2020), Air Astana announced the resumption of service to Moscow starting September 26, 2020. The carrier will offer once-weekly service between Nur-Sultan and Moscow-Domodedovo on Wednesdays. The route will be operated with a Boeing 676-300ER configured with 30 Business and 193 Economy Class seats. The flight from Nur-Sultan will depart at 21:40 and arrive in Moscow at 22:15, while the return flight departs Moscow at 23:15 and arrives in Nur-Sultan at 05:35 the next day (all times local).
Flight eligibility is restricted to citizens of the Russian Federation and Kazakhstan and individuals with residence permits in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Temporarily, transit via Moscow to third countries is prohibited. Upon arrival in Moscow, Kazakh citizens must fill out a health questionnaire and present a negative COVID-19 test result which was obtained at least 72 hours before departure. Customers arriving in Moscow for work will be required to quarantine for two weeks.
Russian citizens returning to Moscow must also fill out an online questionnaire on the state services portal and provide COVID-19 test results taken within 72 hours of arrival. Passengers arriving in Nur-Sultan from Moscow must take a COVID-19 test within 48 hours of arrival and undergo a 14-day home quarantine. If arriving passengers can provide a negative test taken within five days prior to arrival, an additional test will not be required.
Source: Air Astana