Project Details
Astana Airport Rehabilitation
Summary:The project will finance the rehabilitation of the runway, taxiways, and apron, and upgrade of lighting navigational aids at Astana Airport as part of the airport modernization project.
Expected Outcome:The Project will help meet International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) safety requirements and double the handling capacity of the Astana Airport.
Expected Outputs:The project will


  • increase airport tariffs and build financial sustainability;
  • deregulate airport activities, promote private sector involvement in non-aeronautical commercial activities and commercialization of the airport,
  • develop institutional changes and restructuring plan in the medium-term; and
  • improve safety standards and compliance with relevant ICAO requirements.


Date Approved:2015
Expected Completion:2016
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Government of Kazakhstan: $231 million
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: $45.7 million
Development Bank of Kazakhstan: $46 million
Links/Documents:EBRD Project Page