|IATA: MJZ – ICAO: UERR|
|Operator||Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise|
|Serves||Mirny, Sakha Republic, Russia|
|Elevation AMSL||1,155 ft / 352 m|
|Sakha Republic in Russia|
Mirny Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Мирный) (IATA: MJZ, ICAO: UERR) is an airport in Yakutia, Russia, located 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) east of the mining town of Mirny. It handles medium-sized airliners and supports 24-hour flight operations. Mirny airport serves as a diversion airport on Polar route 3. The airport is home base for Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise.
Airlines and destinations
Incidents and accidents
- On November 1, 2009, an Ilyushin Il-76 of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs crashed soon after take-off from Mirny airport killing all 11 people on board. The plane was not carrying any cargo loads, as it was a repositioning flight to Irkutsk Airport. The Il-76 banked to the right and crashed into the ground near an old diamond mine.
- Airport information for UERR at Great Circle Mapper.
- Airport information for Mirny Airport at Search (for) Travel website.
- Boeing-conducted Airport safety and operational assessments
- New Cross-Polar Routes
- "РАСПИСАНИЕ". Angara Airlines. Retrieved 16 January 2013.
- "Из Толмачёво в Читу, Мирный и Иркутск на новых Ан-148". Пресс-центр. Tolmachevo Airport. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- Berry, Lynn for Associated Press. "Russian military cargo plane crashes on takeoff, killing all 11 crew members on board". Dailypress.com, 1 November 2009.
- (Russian) Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise
- Mirny Airport (Аэропорт Мирный) at Russian Airports Database
- Airport information for UERR at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
- Current weather for UERR at NOAA/NWS
- Historical Weather Records for Mirny
- Accident history for MJZ at Aviation Safety Network
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