TURSAB President; Başaran Ulusoy, Kazakhstan Ambassador Canseyit Tüymebayev, Kazakhstan Consul General Arslan Dandibayev, Air Astana Regional Manager Michael Whitehead attended the ceremony. Air Astana Turkey Sales and Marketing Manager Elif Agfaloğlu was the presenter of the event.
Mr. Tüymebayev said that, Air Astana brought 20 thousand Chinese tourists and 360 thousand Kazakh tourists to Turkey. Mr. Tüymebayev added, “As two brother countries, we are developing relationships in each issue”.
- Kazakhstan Ambassador Canseyit Tuymebayev Kazakhstan Ambassador Canseyit Tuymebayev
- TURSAB President Basaran Ulusoy TURSAB President Basaran Ulusoy
- Air Astana Regional Manager Michael Whitehead Air Astana Regional Manager Michael Whitehead
- Air Astana Turkey Manager Karlygash Omurbayeva and Kazakhstan Ambassador Canseyit Tuymebayev Air Astana Turkey Manager Karlygash Omurbayeva and Kazakhstan Ambassador Canseyit Tuymebayev
- Air Astana cake Air Astana cake
- Air Astana presented awards to its top 25 passenger and cargo agents. Air Astana presented awards to its top 25 passenger and cargo agents.
Mr. Ulusoy revealed his expectations that Turkey and Kazakhstan should increase number of flights between each other and he added that Turkey is reach to offer any service to Kazakh tourists for a perfect holiday in Turkey.
Mr. Whitehead who also took stage, greeted guests and told his appreciation for their support.
After speeches Kazakhstan Ambassador presented a plaque and gift to TURSAB President, and Air Astana Turkey Manager Karlygash Omurbayeva presented a plaque to Regional Manager Michael Whitehead for his contribution and hard work.
After speeches and plaque ceremony, guests enjoyed live music and delicious food of Hilton Istanbul. During the evening, Air Astana presented awards to its top 25 passenger and cargo sales agents.