Samara Kurumoch Airport (Samara Kurumoch Airport). Official site.
Samara Kurumoch International Airport is located at a distance in kilometers to the north of Samara 35 and 45 kilometers east of Togliatti, in the village called Birch. He is one of the ten largest airports in Russia. Formerly "Samara" base for the Russian airline, which went bankrupt 2009 year.
The airport was built at the end of 50-ies. The reason was the need to use high-altitude high-speed aircraft, which required a larger runway. The official date is December 19 57-year when SU GVF issued an order on the organization of the Soviet Union on the Volga area Airport Class IV.
By 60-mu, the airport was built. Since February 61-year in the "Kurumoch" was based Amphibious Squadron An-10. It was completed the first cargo flight Kuibyshev - Moscow.Regular transportation of passengers began 15 May. Soon to open regular flights to Tashkent, Leningrad, Tbilisi, Sverdlovsk and Adler. A year later, Volga TU CAF organized a 173-th United Air aircraft AN-10, Lee and Il-2-14.
At the end of July 1963 year according to the order of the Volga TU GVF squadron converted to the Ku of (Kuibyshev United Air). Also this year, began to exploit the Tu-124 and An-12. In 70-year airport sent more than 700000 27000 passengers and tons of cargo and mail.
In 70-x came into use Yak-40, Tu and Tu-154-134. In November 74-year in Kuibyshev arrived the first Tu-154. In August, 75-year opened flights to Moscow.
Between 86-88-th of the year was carried out reconstruction of the airport, it was carried out construction of new accessory buildings. GDP second in the finished building 1986 year, which allowed to take aircraft such as IL-86. At the end of 80-ies "Kurumoch" based 368-173-th and the first flight units. In 1990, passenger traffic reached a figure of 3,7 million.
In 1992 was given the status of international airport. A year later, we built and put into operation the international terminal. In 93-year United Air transformed into an open joint stock company "Samara Airlines." In 94-year created the JSC "International Airport Samara".
By year 2000 air passengers greatly decreased and reached 805000 people. Then began a slight increase. In 2002, the airport returned to the name "Kurumoch." A year later opened on the territory of modern business terminal. With 2007 year began the reconstruction of the airfield and finished it only 2014. In 2010 year passenger traffic in recent years it has reached a point 20 1,5 million. It was assumed that the beginning of the year 2020 airport capacity will reach 2000 people per hour.
In August 2010 the decree of Russian President 50,99% stake in the airport "Kurumoch" to transfer the ownership of Samara region, which in turn transferred the shares of JSC "Development Corporation of the field." More 40,16% of the shares repurchased from private investors.
In January 2012 years of "Koltsovo-Invest" and "Development Corporation Region" signed an agreement on the project of a new airport complex, modernization and reconstruction of communications and engineering systems of the airport. To implement the project, investors have created ZAO "Kuromoch-Invest", which in May bought 2012 years 71% of the shares. According to 2012 year, the total value of all construction activities amounted 21 billion.
At the end of the year 2014 FATA allowed to introduce new passenger and cargo terminals. 28 December test mode served the first flight on arrival. Since the beginning of the year 2015 almost all domestic flights have begun to serve in the new terminal. From April - international flights. Old terminal mothballed to 2018 years.In January, we entered the building of the new terminal. In April, the old terminal was closed.
Aerodrome Class B is suitable for most aircraft. It has 50 parking for aircraft. There are two runways, equipped with new landing systems.
Passenger complex is represented by the new terminal (42600 m2) with a capacity of 1400 passengers / hour. The terminal is equipped with check-in desks 24, 7 air bridges, 4-baggage carousel conveyors, baggage sorting and avtosistemoy 6 exits to the apron buses. Also JSC "Kurumoch" controls heliport, renovated in 2007 year.
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On the territory of Kurumoch International Airport has three terminal complex:
The terminal serves international flights.
The terminal serves domestic flights.
There is also a special business terminal for maintenance of VIP-clients.
Near the international airport of Samara is situated a few hotels where you can stay overnight.
The most popular are:
- My Hotel;
- Hotel "falcon mountain";
- Gostiny Dvor Electroshield;
- Hotel Ozerki.
From Kurumoch International Airport to Samara can be reached in the following ways:
- 1) coaches.
This type of transfer allows access to the two main cities in the region - Samara and Togliatti. Prior to the regional capital bus goes 1 15 hours, minutes (ticket price - 58 rubles), while the second city - 1 30 hours, minutes (ticket price - 93 rubles).
- 2) The city bus and taxi.
Between settlements Birch and various areas of Samara laid several bus routes. They go from early morning until late at night. Range of motion is very small, so the problems with this type of transfer will not be.
- 3) Taxi.
Order car can be a special counter taksomotoronogo official carrier, which is located in the terminal, serving domestic flights. The cost of travel, depending on the destination, may vary 600-1500 rubles.
The international airport in Samara has its own football club, which is called "Flight." Football Team (formerly known as "liner") was founded in 1970 years.
The international airport Kurumoch you the following services can be provided:
A large number of shops (including duty free trading on the system).
Representative of various Russian airlines.
Free access to Wi-Fi network.
Services bank, currency exchange.
Business Lounge and much more.
The main international airport of the Volga region.
Airport Coordinates: Latitude 53.5, 50.16 longitude.
All times are GMT (winter / summer): + 4 / + 4.
Country Airport location: Russia.
Location: in 35 kilometers north of the city of Samara.
The number of airport terminals: 1.
IATA airport code: KUF.
ICAO airport code: UWWW.
Internal code: CFS.
1. March 8 1965, the airport crashed Tu-124V, which belonged to the Volga CAA. The aircraft carried out flight Kuibyshev - Rostov-on-Don. After separation from the runway while climbing due to heavy snowfall the pilots lost their orientation, and the plane began to fall. Hit the ground, the fuselage of the boxes flew and killed pilots. He first encountered the plane left, and after the bow. Fire has not arisen, but the plane is completely destroyed. All 30 people who were on board were killed.
2. October 20 86-year in the "Kurumoch" landing crashed Tu-134A, flying from Sverdlovsk - Terrible. Due to the large pitch and high speed gear from hitting the runway broke and the plane lay on his belly. From hitting the fuselage broke in two, there was a fire. 69 people were killed, 24 survived. The crash occurred because of gross violations committed by the commander of the aircraft.
3. March 17 2007, the Tu-134AK crashed during landing. Sun followed the flight Surgut - Belgorod. Not short of 400 m to the runway, the aircraft hit the ground, drove about 500 m, flipped through the console and the wing collapsed. 27 people survived, 6 - died.
4. July 9 1973 the aircraft T-124V after takeoff climb began to decline. The reason was the sudden collapse of the right engine, whose fragments struck the fuselage. 4 people injured, 2 died.
Samara Kurumoch Airport on the map:
Email the airport:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Airport Fax: + 78469965166.
Telephone airport management: + 78469965375.
Telephone reference Airport: + 78469965516.
The mailing address of the airport: Airport, Samara, Russia, 443901.
Samara Kurumoch Airport official site: AThttp://airport.samara.ru/ru/
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