Air Astana plane withdrawn from flight will resume flights after repair

Date: 04:19, 11-04-2014.

Almaty. April 11. KazTAG - Air Astana aircraft withdrawn from Astana-Almaty flight due to the failures in the tailpiece will resume flights after repair, said Tlek Abdrakhimov, PR manager.

"This aircraft has been replaced. They tried to correct the failure, find out what it was connected with, the reason of the alert. Of course, that plane will resume operation after all the failures are corrected. At any case we do not allow faulty aircrafts into the air," he said.

He did not clarify on which failure was found in the plane.

"It is technical details, I don’t think they are interesting for you, they will not be informative for the readers and passengers. The failure was not serious. But anyway according to the security rules we had to find out what it was connected with," he said.

On April 10 Air Astana aircraft was replaced with another one after the onboard computer showed failure in the tailing piece of the plane. The plane was replaced with another aircraft. The flight was delayed by three hours.

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