Almaty International Airport is the major international airport in Almaty the largest city in Kazakhstan. Almaty International Airport is about 15 km northeast of the city. There are plans to build a new airport in Kapchagai reservoir. Turkish airport operator TAV signed an agreement to buy Almaty International Airport, the main gateway into Kazakhstan. The airport is an important hub for the New Silk Road transport infrastructure connecting Europe and Asia.
- Runway: Two: 4,500 m & 4,400 m
- International destinations: Moscow, Frankfurt, Dubai, Istabul, Abu Dhabi