Uzbekistan offers to open new flights to Tajikistan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 4
By Nigar Guliyeva - Trend:
Uzbekistan Airways, the flag carried of Uzbekistan, has offered to open new flights connecting the cities of Samarkand and Bukhara with the capital of Tajikistan - Dushanbe, Tajik media reported.
A source in the Tajik government reported that the proposal of the Uzbek side is being studied, and in the near future the Tajik side will make a decision on this issue.
In mid-April 2017, Uzbekistan resumed the Tashkent-Dushanbe-Tashkent flight in interrupted back in 1992. Uzbekistan Airways performs flights to the capital of Tajikistan once a week on Tuesdays by A320 aircraft.
In the first half of 2017, Uzbekistan Airways transported more than a million passengers, or 4.3 percent more compared to the same period in 2016.
Uzbekistan Airways was established on January 28, 1992 upon the presidential decree. Today the airline performs regular flights to more than 40 cities around the world.