Established in 1992, Uzbekistan Airways is the flag carrier of Uzbekistan. The airline its hub at Tashkent International Airport. The airline provides both international and domestic flights to several destinations. In 2000, the airline had 16,296 employees. The airline also carried 2625 million passengers in 2014. Although the trend decreased to 1.9% each year but cargo handling increased by 4.6% each year. The airline was established under the Decree of the President of Uzbekistan. The airline also has a Training and Simulator Complex.
The airline fleet size is 35 which has a mixture of Airbus and Boeing aircrafts. The airline has 10 Airbus A320-200 and 2 A300-600F. Uzbekistan Airways fleet consists of modern and comfortable aircrafts at its disposal. The airline currently focuses on fleet renewal, modernization of the facility, increasing staff and much more.
The airline provides service to 58 destinations across the globe. The airline provides international services to Asia, Europe, and North America. From the time of establishment, Uzbekistan Airways wanted to focus on the Western Europe and other international locations. The carriers are not a part of any partnerships or airline alliances.
The Business class features completely flat seats on the 787 aircrafts. The delivery of the aircraft was expected in 2016. The passengers in business class are provided iPads for in-flight entertainment service. The passengers can also use kits, warm plaids and pillows on domestic and international flights. The airline also provides meals to the passengers including snacks, beverages, juices, and drinks. The airline provides 2-1-2 configuration on the flights. The official website provides information about the details of the seats on different aircrafts.
The airline believes that air travel is a good break from the daily routines and provides good leisure time. The in-flight entertainment has a lot of options to choose from like good music, movies, TV shows, and games. The airline also provides newspapers and magazines to read. The passengers can also do Sky Shopping for various products.
Online booking and Check In
Online Booking is possible on the official website of the airline. The passengers are expected to arrive 3 hours before the departure of the international flight. The baggage must be checked 40 minutes before departure. The business class passengers can carry 30 kgs and economy class passengers can carry 20 kgs. The size of the luggage should be 56x45x25cm. The birth certificate of the infant should be brought along if traveling with them.