Kazakhstan to open direct flight to Spain’s Barcelona city

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Astana, Kazakhstan, June 20

By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:

Kazakhstan's Air Astana flag carrier will open a direct flight from the country's Almaty city to the Spanish city of Barcelona on June 21, the tourism industry committee of Kazakhstan's Ministry of Industry and New Technologies said.

The flight will be carried out by the Air Astana flag carrier with the Boeing -757 aircraft. The flights from Almaty to Barcelona will be carried out two times a week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays and from Barcelona to Almaty - on Wednesdays and Sundays. A group of Kazakh journalists will travel on this flight first to cover the event.

Around 60 million tourists visit Spain per year and the revenues of the country's state treasury from this sphere is up to $90 billion. Some 52 international airports operate in Spain.

Edited by CN

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