Starting from 14 December a new flight of Turkmenistan Airlines from Ashgabat to Kazan was launched.
The plane Boeing 737-800, which operates a flight Ashgabat-Kazan twice a week, can accommodate 160 to 190 passengers depending on the modification of the aircraft. However, eye witnesses who used this flight report that there are usually no more than 40 to 50 passengers on board.
For residents of Turkmenistan a return airplane ticket Ashgabat-Kazan costs 970 manats ($280 using the official exchange rate).
The flight from Ashgabat is operated twice a week, on Wednesdays and Sundays.
Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan