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Company

Air Marakanda was established in 2020 to manage airports, provide support services to passengers and airlines. This includes handling baggage, cargo, mail and the facilicate technical maintenance of aircraft.

As part of its operations, the company engages local and foreign specialists with international experience in civil aviation.

The company’s strategic priorities are:

  • Implement and develop a safety management system that meets international safety requirements (ISAGO).
  • Comply with international requirements for aviation safety (TSA).
  • Continuously improve quality of customer service.
  • Modernize the airport infrastructure using the latest technology.
  • Use management systems of the highest international standards (ISO).
  • Ensure operations protect the environment, wherever possible.

Mission

To become a leader among airport management companies in Uzbekistan, by providing high quality services to airlines and passengers, in line with international norms and standards

The initiative is mandated by the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to develop public-private partnership in the management of the republic’s airports” No. PP-5042 dated March 29, 2021. The document indicates measures for the widespread introduction of public-private partnership mechanisms and attracting potential investors to the implementation of projects for the reconstruction, modernization, operation and management of the republic’s airports.

Management

Nematov Gairat Ilhomovich

Gairat Nematov is executive director of Air Marakanda, a position he has held since joining the company in 2020.

He has over 20 years’ experience in the aviation industry, having held a variety of senior roles for Uzbekistan’s flag carrier, Uzbekistan Airways. The positions include Director of Tariffs & Commercial Agreements, Deputy Director of the Commercial Department and Head of Tariff Policy & Revenue Optimization.

His experience with Uzbekistan Airways also involved international roles in Turkey and Kazakhstan.

He is a graduate of Tashkent State University and the Tashkent State Aviation Institute.

Corporate social responsibility

Our corporate social responsibility goals include:

  • Measures to prevent epidemic.
  • Minimizing the impact on the environment.
  • Ensuring optimum security of critical infrastructure.
  • Promote regional development.

Air Marakanda adhere to the strictest international quality and environmental protection standards, pursue a policy of social responsibility towards stakeholders and support charitable activities.

Safety and high-quality service is prioritised at all times.

Air Marakanda follows international standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, and international best practice in its operations generally.