Kazakhstan’s QAZAQ AIR launching flights to country's Alakol lake
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Aug. 5
By Nargiz Sadikhova - Trend:
Kazakhstan’s QAZAQ AIR airline company is launching flights from Almaty to Usharal city, where Alakol lake is situated, Trend reports with reference to the company.
The flights will be operated three times a week on the routes Almaty – Usharal and Usharal – Almaty.
The company also emphasized that current flight procedures include requirements to wear masks, maintain social distancing and undergo non-contact temperature measuring at the airport.
In June 2020, Kazakhstan announced a decision to resume international flights to a number of countries following coronavirus-related restrictions of implementing flights. The flights are being gradually resumed to Turkey, China, South Korea, Thailand and Japan from June 20, 2020.
The list was then further expanded and included Hungary, India, Germany, Czech Republic, Malaysia, Egypt, Ukraine, Poland, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan.
The first two cases of coronavirus infection were detected in Kazakhstan among those who arrived in Almaty city from Germany on March 13, 2020.
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