|Hubs||Manas International Airport|
|Parent company||Government owned (81%)|
|Key people||Tulenbek Asanbayevich Arpachiyev|
JSC National Air Carrier "Kyrgyzstan Airlines" (Russian: ОАО «Национальный авиаперевозчик «Кыргызстан Аба Жолдору») was the national airline of Kyrgyzstan, with its head office on the grounds of Manas International Airport in Bishkek. It operated scheduled international and domestic services, as well as charter flights. Its main base was Manas International Airport, with a hub at Osh Airport.
The airline was originally Aeroflot Kyrgyzstan Directorate and was established in 1992. It signed a co-operation agreement with Aeroflot in October 1997 covering new scheduled services, aircraft maintenance, ticketing and marketing.
On 2 January 2002 the airline moved its head office to the Kyrgyzstan Airlines Sales Agency building of Manas International Airport. Previously the head office was also on the grounds of the airport.
The airline was owned by the government (81%), private shareholders (11%) and the Soial Foundation (8%).
Kyrgyzstan Airlines operated scheduled passenger flights to the following destinations:
- China - Urumqi
- India - Delhi
- Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek, Kazarman, Kerben, Osh
- Pakistan - Karachi
- Russia - Moscow, Nizhniy Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Saint Petersburg, Samara, Yekaterinburg
- Tajikistan - Dushanbe
- Turkey - Istanbul
- United Kingdom - Birmingham
In 2005 the Kyrgyzstan Airlines fleet included the following aircraft:
- 1 Airbus A320
- 1 Antonov An-26
- 5 Antonov An-28
- 2 Ilyushin Il-76TD
- 2 Tupolev Tu-134A
- 2 Tupolev Tu-154M
- 2 Yakovlev Yak-40
- "Kyrgyzstan airlines head office changes its address."
- "World Airline Directory." Flight International. 4–10 April 2000. 114.
- "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 103.
- Directory pg 114 Flight International Retrieved 13 January 2011
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