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16. Air Law | Central Asia
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16.1 Aviation Law and Policy in Central Asia

The Central Asian countries, namely Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, are landlocked and therefore rely critically on aviation for passenger travel and express cargo logistics. Despite substantial growth in the past decade, the region’s aviation market is still not realizing its full potential.

With air traffic being on the rise and with new route launches, growing airlines such as “Air Astana,” and the construction of o…

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Tegizbekova, Zhyldyz, “16. Air Law | Central Asia”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 28 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_3033>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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