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Kazan International Airport is located at a distance of 26 kilometers south-east of the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. The opening of the airport took place in the year 1979. Status International he received in 1986 year. He is the only civilian airport of the country.
Brief history of creation and development of the airport "Kazan"
Since its opening in 1979 year, the airport began to take a large number of flights. The airfield is already at that time had the opportunity to take aircraft of almost all types. Modernization of the runway, which was held in 1982 year, allowing you to receive airliners such as IL-86.
Five years after it was granted the status of a first-class international airport. As regards international flights, they began to be implemented on an ongoing basis to 1987 years. The first flight was sent to Berlin for a passenger plane Tu-154. Since then, the airport "Kazan" started operating flights to countries such as Poland, Bulgaria, Germany, China, Mongolia and other countries. In 1997 year, Lufthansa started its flights from Frankfurt to Kazan on the airplane A-319.
Further development of the airport "Kazan" proceeded rapidly with the times and trends in the world of air travel. The professional staff allows us to provide the highest quality services to all customers. As you know, the original airport was a joint venture with the airline "Tatarstan Airlines". They split into two separate entities took place in June 1992 years.
After this, the Cabinet of Ministers was scheduled plan for the modernization and reconstruction of the airport "Kazan". According to forecasts, all works should be completed by 2005. Full completion and opening of the renovated airport planned for the millennium city. The representatives of many countries who visited the airport, noted its high efficiency and the ability to take large airliners, such as the AN-124, «Boeing 747» An even-225.
Recent reconstruction and construction work at the airport "Kazan" have been performed since 2009 years. Improvement is timed to the World Cup 2018 years, which will also be held in Kazan. But the work does not stop because the whole complex of the planned work will be carried out in stages. All this will increase the airport's capacity to index 5 million people per year. Thus, in 2012 was opened new and modern terminal. A year later was commissioned renovated terminal.
Air terminal "Kazan" is represented by three terminals, namely: 1, 2, and 1A. Nearby are two terminals with the designation 1A and 1, they have a connection between them. It should be noted that the terminal 1A more modern and has the ability to skip to 1,2 million passengers per year. Its area is 20 thousand m2. The terminal operates registration desks 19, 4 6 point security and passport control booths data.
The older terminal 1 holds regional service flights on the territory of the Volga region and CIS.
With regard to the separate terminal number 2, it provides services of VIP-passengers. He began to use only 2005 years.
Airport "Kazan" is 30 places for aircraft parking. To receive and send aircraft used two modern cement concrete runway. One strip has a length and width meters 3,75 60 meters. The second band is a bit shorter - 3,72 meters - and a width of 45 meters.
For all the time the airport "Kazan" was recorded only one aviation incident. This occurred 17.10.2013 years with the aircraft of type Boeing 737, which belonged to the airline "Tatarstan". The car to transport passengers from Moscow to Kazan. When entering the strip airport "Kazan" the machine crashed. On board were crew members and 6 44 passenger. As a result of the disaster is not one survived.
On the territory of the Kazan International Airport is located three terminals:
- The oldest airport terminal.
It is the newest.
For business class passengers, and various high-ranking officials, not only Russia but also other countries.
Near Kazan airport are the following hotels and hostels where you can stay for the night:
- Hotel Yal;
- Ilmar City Hotel;
- Hostel Old Map of Kazan;
- Hostel on Saidashev.
From Kazan international airport to the city can be reached in the following ways:
- 1) bus.
Before Kazan laid only one bus route, which runs every 20 minutes. The ticket price is 30 rubles. But to get to the train station and the bus station will have to go with transfers.
- 2) Aeroexpress (train)
The only way between the airport and the railway station. The trip takes less than 20 minutes.
- 3) car.
Getting to the city is possible by the Orenburg tract (R239 track).
- 4) Taxi.
The airport has an official taxi company called TAXI-S.
Those passengers who arrived in Kazan airport for the first time may encounter some difficulties, associated with the movement on the territory of AEROCOMPLEX. Pre-worth to buy a special card, as well as stock up on a lot of patience, because a large number of terminals is not necessary pointers.
At the international airport Kazan you the following kinds of service and entertainment can be given:
- Bars, cafes and restaurants;
- medical Center;
- post office;
- Mother and child room;
- Currency exchange and a bank branch;
- All kinds of shops.
Tatarstan's main international airport.
Airport Coordinates: Latitude 55.61, 49.28 longitude.
All times are GMT (winter / summer): + 4 / + 4.
Country Airport location: Russia.
IATA airport code: KZN.
ICAO airport code: UWKD.
Internal code: KZN.
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Email the airport:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Airport Fax: + 78432659162.
Telephone airport management: + 78432678753.
Telephone reference Airport: + 78432678807.
The mailing address of the airport: the airport "Kazan", Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, 420017.
Airport Kazan. Official site:http://kazan.aero/
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