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SCAT Airlines


16 Reviews
Headquarters: Shymkent, airport building., Shymkent Kazakhstan +7 (7172) 558545 Website
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Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ticket was not cheap at all - 200 euros for a 50 minutes round trip. The delay was not small at all - 9 hours on a 50 minutes flight! - but the management of the forced stay at the airport was terrible. Food provided barely igienic, no water provided, only tea and they put us to sleep in...

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Asia Economy Aktau - Baku

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Pavlodar, Kazakhstan
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I boarded the plane at Ulalsk airport. It was an old, very small plane (13 raws, 2 seats each side if the plane), the floor was not clean and there was no fresh air inside; got an impression that the plane was not cleaned upon arrival. This made me daubt whether SCAT planes get sufficient level of maintanance check, and...

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Domestic Economy Oral - Aktau

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Wuhan, China
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2017

It is the cheapest flight ever to China and really good than I expected. I have heard that the jets of this airlines are old and dirty but in fact not so bad.

North Asia Economy Almaty - Xi'an
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South San Francisco, California
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Well it is budget airlines, you naturally don’t have high expectations from comfort, cleanliness, food quality but boarding person should be polite at least. While i was fly from ALMATY to Astana, i saw people pile up front of Astana counters and next one is empty, i only read Scat sign but apparently it is written Kokshetau so the checking...

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Domestic Economy Almaty - Astana

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nyc
Level 5 Contributor
77 reviews
46 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I needed to fly from astana to Almaty . when searching for a flight I came upon "air astana" the national kazak carrier , they had a ow fare of 176$ very pricy ! then I saw "scat airlines" which I have never heard before . I did a little profile search about them and decided to book . the...

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Domestic Economy Astana - Almaty

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Almaty, Almaty City, Kazakhstan
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were upgraded to Business class - last nicest gift from Egypt very kind people! Thank you! First time travelling Business class. Old plane, food isn't any difference from economy, short covers. Good thing - comfortable seats, nice and welcome flight attendants.

International Business Class Almaty - Sharm El Sheikh
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Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Flight from Aktau to Almaty, return. I mention this as it is circa there hours each way, so a reasonable time to spend on a plane just wishing the journey could be over. Late July is a warm time in Kazakhstan and the cabin crew needed to be reminded to switch up the ac from a trickle to something that...

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Domestic Economy Aktau - Almaty

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About SCAT Airlines
Kazakhstan-based SCAT Airlines (DV) operates from a hub at Shymkent International Airport (CIT). It was founded in 1997. SCAT flies to more than 30 destinations, including points in Kazakhstan, as well as Armenia, Azerbaijan, China, Georgia, India, Russia, Turkey and UAE. The airline’s focus cities include Almaty International Airport (ALA), Aqtau Airport (SCO), Astana International Airport (TSE), Atyrau Airport (GUW), Kyzylorda Airport (KZO) and Oral Ak Zhol Airport (URA). SCAT has a fleet of 17 aircraft, including six Boeing 737 variants, four Boeing 757 and one Boeing 767.
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