Murmansk Airport

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Murmansk Airport
Аэропорт Мурманск
Murmansk Airport logo2.gif
IATA: MMKICAO: ULMM
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator JSC "Airport Murmansk"
Serves Murmansk
Location Murmansk, Russia
Coordinates 68°47′01.68″N 032°45′21.41″E / 68.7838000°N 32.7559472°E / 68.7838000; 32.7559472Coordinates: 68°47′01.68″N 032°45′21.41″E / 68.7838000°N 32.7559472°E / 68.7838000; 32.7559472
Website www.airport-murmansk.ru
Map
MMK is located in Murmansk Oblast
MMK
MMK
Location in Murmansk Oblast
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 8,202 2,500 Paved
Murmansk Airport

Murmansk Airport (Russian: Аэропо́рт Му́рманск or Аэропорт Мурмаши; IATA: MMKICAO: ULMM) is the international airport of Murmansk, Russia. It is located near the town of Murmashi in Murmansk's southern suburbs, 24 kilometres (15 mi) outside the city centre.

The airport served 276,599 passengers in 2006. It had its peak in 2004, when it received 303,432 passengers, which includes domestic operations and international routes to Norway and Finland.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo (begins 2 January 2015)[1]
Aeroflot
operated by Rossiya
St. Petersburg
Finnair Seasonal: Helsinki, Rovaniemi
Nordavia Arkhangelsk, Kaliningrad,[2] Moscow-Sheremetyevo, St. Petersburg
Seasonal: Anapa, Moscow-Domodedovo, Sochi
Nordavia
operated by Pskovavia
Tromsø
Orenair Charter: Antalya
Pskovavia Arkhangelsk
Severstal Air Company Cherepovets
Transaero Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo[3]
UTair Aviation Moscow-Vnukovo

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On 11 November 1965, Aeroflot Flight 99 crashed while on approach to Murmansk Airport. 32 of the 64 passengers and crew on board were killed in the accident.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ L, J (24 April 2014). "AEROFLOT Plans Moscow – Arkhangelsk / Murmansk Service from Jan 2015". Airline Route. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Мурманск-Калининград – открыты продажи". JSC “Nordavia-regional airlines”. Retrieved 5 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Авиакомпания «Трансаэро» открывает рейс Москва - Мурманск". transaero.ru. JSC "TRANSAERO" Airlines. Retrieved 26 September 2014. 
  4. ^ Aeroflot Flight 99 at Aviation Safety Network

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