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airlines/hotels Air Astana news Air Astana takes delivery of second Embraer E190-E2 Air Astana has taken delivery of the second of five new generation Embraer E190-E2 aircraft covered under a leasing agreement signed with Aercap in 2017. The remaining three aircraft are scheduled for delivery by the end of 2019. The Embraer E190-E2 aircraft will gradually replace older Embraer E190s in the fleet. Air Astana operates the Embraer E190-E2 airliner on domestic services across Kazakhstan, as well as to destinations in Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Ukraine and China. The first commercial service for the newest aircraft was on the Almaty-Shymkent domestic route on the 18 March 2019. The first E2 aircraft was delivered to Air Astana in December 2018 and featured a special Snow Leopard livery. About Embraer E190-E2 The Embraer E190-E2 belongs to a family of twin- engine, single aisle airliners offering a maximum range of up to 5,300 km, which is 1,000 km more than the E190. The aircraft has improved aerodynamics, redesigned fuselage and wings and new Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan engines. The aircraft is fitted with 108 seats in a four abreast / two- by-two layout which provides more legroom and additional luggage storage space. The E2 has a wireless entertainment system, which enables passengers to watch movies and listen to music from their personal devices. Chagala Group Chagala Group - your source for world-class support for your business travel in the Caspian region. Chagala in Atyrau, Aktau, Bautino, Uralsk and Aksai offers comfortable hotel rooms and serviced apartments for short and long-term accommodation. The Group also offers office space solutions of 'A' and 'B' class in Atyrau and Almaty. Группа компаний Chagala поддерживает международ- ный стандарт организации деловых поездок в Каспийском регионе. Chagala в Атырау, Актау, Баутино, Уральске и Аксае предлагает комфортные гостиничные номера и апартаменты с обслуживанием для краткосрочного и долгосрочного проживания. Также Chagala предлагает в аренду офисы категории "А" и "Б" в Атырау и Алматы. Chagala Management LLP (HQ) / Шагала Менеджмент: +7 727 355 04 84 Office rent / аренда офисов: +7 777 782 39 14 supported by EUROBAK 91