Abakan International Airport

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Abakan International Airport
Международный Аэропорт Абакан
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IATA: ABAICAO: UNAA
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator JSC "Aeroport Abakan"
Serves Abakan
Location Abakan, Russia
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 253 m / 830 ft
Coordinates 53°44′36″N 091°23′09″E / 53.74333°N 91.38583°E / 53.74333; 91.38583Coordinates: 53°44′36″N 091°23′09″E / 53.74333°N 91.38583°E / 53.74333; 91.38583
Website www.abakan-airport.ru
Map
ABA is located in Khakassia
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Location of airport in Khakassia
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02/20 3,250 10,600 bitumen concrete

Abakan International Airport (Russian: Международный Аэропорт Абакан, IATA: ABAICAO: UNAA) is an airport located in Abakan, Republic of Khakassia, Russia.

The airport is located to the north of the city not far from the city limits. City bus and trolleybus connections are available. It is the only airport in the region (Khakassia and south of Krasnoyarsk Kray) suitable for all types of aircraft.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot
operated by Vladivostok Air
Moscow-Sheremetyevo [1]
NordStar Norilsk
Ikar Seasonal charter: Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi
IrAero Irkutsk
KrasAvia Krasnoyarsk-Cheremshanka, Tomsk
S7 Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo
Tomsk Avia Novosibirsk

Cargo airlines[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Airstars Chelyabinsk, Jinan, Shijiazhuang, Tianjin, Ulyanovsk
Grizodubova Air Company Chelyabinsk, Tianjin
Volga-Dnepr Guangzhou, Moscow-Domodedovo, Shanghai-Pudong, Tianjin [2]

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On November 27, 1996, 8 minutes after taking off from Abakan Airport, an Ilyushin Il-76 transport aircraft (registered RA-78804) crashed into a mountain near Minusinsk on the right bank of Yenisey river. The aircraft transported consumer goods and food. Everyone on board (23 people, including 13 passengers) have died. The cause of the crash was that the aircraft was overloaded and climbed very slowly.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Summer timetable Vladivostok Air". Vladivostok Air. Retrieved 26 March 2012. 
  2. ^ (Russian) Federal State Unitary Enterprise "State Air Traffic Management Corporation", Summer Air Traffic Schedule 25.03.2007 - 27.10.2007 (Airports - Russian international), 29 May 2007, p. 1-2

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