Odessa International Airport
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|Odesa International Airport
Міжнародний аеропорт «Одеса»
Международный аэропорт «Одесса»
|IATA: ODS – ICAO: UKOO|
|Focus city for||Ukraine International Airlines|
|Elevation AMSL||172 ft / 52 m|
Odessa International Airport (Ukrainian: Міжнародний аеропорт «Одеса», Russian: Международный аэропорт «Одесса») (IATA: ODS, ICAO: UKOO) is the international airport of Odessa, the third largest city of Ukraine, located 7 km (4.3 mi) southwest from its city centre.
The area of Odessa International airport is 570 hectares. Technical service of airport is based on 2800 square meters area and represented by 4 parking places to provide technical service to 4 planes simultaneously. European standards classify the airport as "class 1". The airport has ILS CAT I status.
The airport's runways either were or are co-used by the Ukrainian Air Force.
The airport was built in 1961.
In May 2007, the airport started construction work that includes extending the main runway. In 2009, it served 651,000 passengers. June 8, 2012 The Campaign for reconstruction of the airport, the day the builders started to prepare the land on which the new terminal will be built. Area of the new terminal will be 26,000 square meters, the capacity of 1000 per hour (1.5–2 million passengers per year), will be installed 16 check-in desks, 4 telescopic gangway, and the number of outputs to board the buses will be increased from 2 to 5. The construction of the new terminal is planned to be completed by the end of 2013. It will serve both international and domestic flights. The estimated cost of the work is around 45–60 million. The first sum to start work in the amount of 360 million hryvnia (~ 45 million) has been transferred to the investor in the authorized capital of LLC "Airport Odessa." Airport Consulting Vienna company has developed a master plan, business plan and evaluation of the technical concept of the airport, and the chief designer of the project was a Spanish company Ineco.
Airlines and destinations
|Astra Airlines||Seasonal charter: Thessaloniki|
Seasonal: Batumi (begins 3 June 2015), Ivano-Frankivsk
|LOT Polish Airlines||Warsaw–Chopin|
|Ukraine International Airlines||Istanbul–Atatürk, Kiev–Boryspil, Moscow-Domodedovo, St Petersburg, Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion
Seasonal: Baku (resumes 15 June 2015), Kharkiv (begins 18 June 2015), Lviv (begins 20 June 2015), Vilnius (begins 27 June 2015), Yerevan (resumes 19 June 2015)
Seasonal charter: Barcelona, Heraklion, Podgorica
|UTair Ukraine||Seasonal charter: Antalya|
|Windrose Airlines||Seasonal charter: Sharm el-Sheikh|
|Yanair||Batumi, Kiev-Zhulyany (resumes 29 May 2015)|
|Year||Passengers||Change on previous year|
- EUROCONTROL basic
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