Airport Sochi Adler (Sochi Adler Airport). Official site.
Sochi International Airport (Adler) is one of the ten largest airports in Russia. One of the two main transport hubs in the south of the country (with the airport of Krasnodar). Do not forget that on its "shoulders" bear service of a major Russian resort area, as well as Abkhazia. The airport is at a distance of 28 kilometers south of Sochi. Its opening was held in 1945 year. But the building of the airport - new.
The airport is connected with this very interesting fact - at the end of the year 2010 on the one-dollar coin was shown in New Zealand Sochi airport building.
Aerodrome was originally built to protect the Black Sea coast during WWII. The construction began in July 1941 year in the farm "Chernomorets". At that time, the airfield was a single dirt runway, one-story headquarters building and equipped with parking. Construction was carried out by the residents of the city and ended in record time - of 50 days. 1 September 1941 years at the airport landed the first combat aircraft. With 42-year shelf based on it the fifth Air Force.
Airport airfield became the order of the Main Department of thanks, which was published in November 23 1945 years. Airport "Adler" was supposed to serve the high-speed aircraft IL-12 and Li-2. Also, it transferred all flights previously served airport in the valley. Sochi. Its territory is transferred to the city for the construction of residential areas. All machinery, equipment and aircraft moved to the new airport.
In 56-year built runway and terminal building. For all 57-Year Airport sent 35000 1000 passengers and tons of cargo. Between 60-65-th of the year built and passenger baggage halls, landing and navigation systems, hotel for 200 places. Passenger traffic is constantly growing. Already in 65-year airport services used by more than 902000 passengers. By 1990 year - 2,3 million.
In August, 66-year the airport was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labor. A year later, the airport was renamed "Sochi". In 81-year began regular international flights from Sochi to Budapest, Prague, Bratislava. A little later, we opened new flights to the cities of Western Europe and the Middle East. In 2009 year began to operate the new terminal building.
Near Sochi International Airport, provides the following hotels:
- Bliss House Hotel;
- Gordeev Guest House;
- Nadezhda Hotel;
- Red House;
- SM Royal Hotel;
- Apartments Conduct;
- Hotel LENSiS;
- Iliad Guest House;
- Caravel Guest House;
- Lazur Beach Hotel;
- Hotel Adler Hunter;
- South Shore.
From the international airport to the city of Sochi and other resorts of Russian in the following ways:
- 1) Aeroexpress.
With the timetable of this type of transfer is available at the information desk or on a dedicated website. Movement is done strictly on time. Ticket price varies and depends on the destination and travel features.
- 2) bus.
The fare ranges from 30 35 up rubles (baggage - 20 rubles).
- 3) Taxi.
The ticket price, compared with city bus, almost 20 rubles more.
- 4) Taxi.
Parking taxi companies located near the building of the airport.
The main taxi companies:
- Sochi TUC.
Also at the airport a lot of "privateers." Immediately it should prepare yourself for the fact that almost every second driver will miss you by the hand and pull to his car. But they can be traded. The trip can cost 800-1000 rubles.
System maintenance is very peculiar. For example, in the cafe have to be prepared for the fact that the waiters behave slowly. And the information on departures and arrivals often do not correspond to deystvitelno.
On the territory of the international airport of Sochi, you may be offered the following types of services and entertainment:
Luggage storage and packing services for luggage.
Access to wireless Wi-Fi network
Shops, where you can buy various goods.
Services of various banks.
Restaurants (Do not forget that the price of food in such places Airport, to put it mildly, "bite", so you can have a meal in the nearby cafe from him. The cheapest option - the company's snack Subway).
Serves regional flights to the international airport of the Russian Black Sea resort city of Sochi.
Year of the airport grounds: 1945.
Airport Coordinates: Latitude 43.45, 39.96 longitude.
All times are GMT (winter / summer): + 4 / + 4.
Country Airport location: Russia.
Location: in 28 km south-east from the center of the city of Sochi.
The number of airport terminals: 2.
IATA airport code: AER.
ICAO airport code: URSS.
Internal code: Op.
Accidents and incidents
1. July 28 1962, the crashed An-10A. The plane flew on flight Lviv - Simferopol - Sochi. Has landed in 30 km from the airport, the aircraft crashed into a mountain. 81 people died.
2. October 1 72-year Sun Il-18 (flight Sochi - Moscow) crashed. The accident occurred as a result of a failure of the fuel system and hitting the water. None of 109 people survived.
3. In November, the Tu 1990-154 landed without left landing gear. Sun followed on flight Yerevan - Sochi - Riga. There were no casualties.
4. 3 May 2006 the aircraft, "Airbus A320" flying from Yerevan to Sochi, crashed at the landing near the shore. 113 people were killed.
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Email the airport:airportsochiK@aer.basel.aero.
Airport Fax: + 78622440032.
Telephone airport management: + 78622400025.
Telephone reference Airport: + 78622400088.
The mailing address of the airport: A-355, Sochi, Krasnodar, Russia, 354355.
Airport Sochi Adler's official website: no official site
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