Air Astra

IATA: n/a
ICAO: n/a


Air Astra is a proposed privately-held commercial airline to be based in Bangladesh. The carrier plans to operate domestic services operating with ATR 72-600 aircraft across a network of seven domestic routes. Air Astra was awarded a no objection certificate from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh on 04-Nov-2021. 

In Nov-2022, Air Astra received an air operator certificate from the CAAB to launch commercial flight operations across the domestic network of Bangladesh. The carrier is the first passenger airline to receive an AOC from CAAB since 2014.

Air Astra planned to commence domestic operations on 24-Nov-2022, with the launch of three times daily Dhaka-Cox's Bazar service and twice daily Dhaka-Chittagong service. No further details have been advised.

CAPA Profiles

CAPA Profiles help you identify new business opportunities and make better business decisions, by providing accurate and up-to-date data on airports, airlines, suppliers, investors, MROs, lessors and countries/territories around the world. Each profile offers comprehensive news and analysis, as well as the ability to drill down into data on schedules, capacity share, fleet, traffic, financial results and more.

Become a CAPA Member

Our full profiles are only available to CAPA Members. CAPA Membership provides exclusive access to the information you need to monitor the competitive landscape and guide your organisation towards success.

It’s ideal for industry analysts, managers and executives who need a snapshot of the latest news, analysis and data from our global team, with the ability to export or email PDF reports in one click.

  • 5000+ airports
  • 3000+ airlines
  • 1600+ suppliers
  • 800+ airport investors
  • 250+ countries/territories and regions
  • And more

CAPA Membership also gives you access to a customised selection of more than 1,000 global News Briefs every week, as well as a comprehensive Data Centre, Analysis Reports and Research Publications. You can also choose from our range of premium add-ons, including Route Maps, Fleet Data and more.