Uzbekistan Airways’ passenger traffic down by 4% in 2016
Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Feb. 2
By Demir Azizov - Trend:
Uzbekistan Airways served 2.471 million passengers in 2016, which is four percent less than in 2015, says a message on the air company’s website.
In 2016, the company carried out 22,387 flights, which is 3.8 percent less than in 2015, according to the message.
The volume of the air company’s cargo transportations amounted to 43,800 tons in 2016, which is 4.8 percent more than in 2015.
Uzbekistan Airways is a monopoly carrier in Uzbekistan and is wholly owned by the state. It carries out flights to more than 20 cities in the US, Europe, Middle East, Asia, 22 cities of the CIS member countries, as well as 11 destinations on local airlines.