View Full Version : ALA Airport closed, occupied by protesters

5th Jan 2022, 16:37
Protesters have apparently taken over the airport. Internet and mobile phone services shut down by the government or what remains of it.


Protesters have seized the airport in Kazakhstan's biggest city, according to reports.

Russia's Tass news agency said the president's residence in Almaty, where thousands of demonstrators gathered outside on Wednesday, was engulfed in flames, a building that includes the mayor's office was also burning from top to bottom, and the prosecutors office had also been set alight.

8th Jan 2022, 20:49
Anybody that can give some more info as to the current status of the airport?
Under Russian military control?
Notams indicate closed.