Odessa International Airport

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Odesa International Airport
Міжнародний аеропорт «Одеса»
Международный аэропорт «Одесса»
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IATA: ODSICAO: UKOO
Summary
Airport type Military/Public
Serves Odessa, Ukraine
Focus city for Ukraine International Airlines
Elevation AMSL 172 ft / 52 m
Coordinates 46°25′37″N 030°40′41″E / 46.42694°N 30.67806°E / 46.42694; 30.67806Coordinates: 46°25′37″N 030°40′41″E / 46.42694°N 30.67806°E / 46.42694; 30.67806
Website www.odessa.aero
Map
UKOO is located in Ukraine
UKOO
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Location in Ukraine
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 553 1,814 Grass
16/34 2,800 9,186 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2013)
Passengers Increase 1,069,100
Source: EUROCONTROL[1]<

Odessa International Airport (Ukrainian: Міжнародний аеропорт «Одеса», Russian: Международный аэропорт «Одесса») (IATA: ODSICAO: UKOO) is an airport located 7 km (4.3 mi) southwest from the centre of Odessa, Ukraine.

Facilities[edit]

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".[2] The airport has ILS CAT I status.

The airport's runways either were or are co-used by the Ukrainian Air Force.

History[edit]

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[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo
Aeroflot
operated by Rossiya
Seasonal: Saint Petersburg
Air Arabia Sharjah[3]
airBaltic Seasonal: Riga
Astra Airlines Seasonal charter: Thessaloniki
Dniproavia Batumi (begins 18 July 2014)
Ellinair Seasonal: Thessaloniki (begins 9 July 2014)
flydubai Dubai
Khors Air Seasonal: Dubrovnik, Tivat
LOT Polish Airlines Warsaw-Chopin
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Munich[4]
Onur Air Istanbul-Atatürk
S7 Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo
Sky Wings
operated by Khors Air
Seasonal: Athens
South Airlines Kyiv-Zhuliany
Transaero Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo,[5] Moscow-Vnukovo[6]
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Ataturk
Ukraine International Airlines Baku,[7] Istanbul-Atatürk,[8] Kiev-Boryspil, Moscow-Domodedovo, Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion,[7] Vienna
Seasonal: Yerevan
Seasonal charter: Barcelona, Heraklion, Podgorica
UTair Aviation Moscow-Vnukovo
UTair Ukraine Seasonal charter: Antalya
Wind Rose Aviation Seasonal charter: Sharm el-Sheikh[9]
Yanair Kyiv-Zhulyany[10]

Statistics[edit]

Year Passengers Change on previous year
2001 117,000 -
2002 132,000 Increase012.8%
2003 260,000 Increase097.0%
2004 307,000 Increase018.1%
2005 343,000 Increase011.7%
2006 465,100 Increase035.6%
2007 527,400 Increase013.4%
2008 787,000 Increase049.2%
2009 651,000 Decrease017.3%
2010 707,100 Increase08.6%
2011 824,300 Increase017.0%
2012 907,600 Increase010.1%
2013 1,069,100 Increase017.8%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ EUROCONTROL basic
  2. ^ Ukraine travel guide dompavlov.com - Odessa International Airport
  3. ^ http://airlineroute.net/2012/08/29/g9-ods-oct12/
  4. ^ "Авіакомпанія Lufthansa з 31 березня відновить польоти в Одесу". РБК - Україна. 12 March 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2013. 
  5. ^ L, J (26 September 2013). "Transaero Adds New Routes from Moscow Domodedovo in W13". Routesonline / Routes. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  6. ^ "City pairs Schedule". Information and Services. JSC "TRANSAERO" Airlines. Retrieved 19 December 2012. 
  7. ^ a b "МАУ рассматривает возможность запуска рейса "Львов — Москва"". Портал Дело.ua. 19 March 2013. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  8. ^ "МАУ запускают рейс Одесса-Стамбул". ООО «Коммерсантъ-Украина». 12 April 2013. Retrieved 12 April 2013. 
  9. ^ http://www.windrose.aero/eng/about/napravleniya_polotov.html
  10. ^ "АВІАКОМПАНІЯ YANAIR ПОЧИНАЄ ВИКОНУВАТИ ПОЛЬОТИ З ОДЕСИ ДО ЖУЛЯНИ.". http://www.odessa.aero/uk/node/695. ТОВ «Міжнародний Аеропорт Одеса». Retrieved 15 April 2014. 

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