Osh Airport

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Osh International Airport
Ош эл аралык аэропорту
IATA: OSS (ОШШ)ICAO: UCFO
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Osh
Location Osh, Kyrgyzstan
Elevation AMSL 2,927 ft / 892 m
Coordinates 40°36′32″N 072°47′35″E / 40.60889°N 72.79306°E / 40.60889; 72.79306
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 2,614 8,576 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]
Marshrutka outside terminal

Osh International Airport (Kyrgyz: Ош эл аралык аэропорту, Russian: Международный аэропорт "Ош" (IATA: OSSICAO: UCFO) is an airport serving Osh, a city in the Osh province (oblast) of Kyrgyzstan.

The airport in 1974.

International arrivals with questions concerning their entry into the country may call the border service's Southern Regional Administration at (0 3222) 7-25-25; 2-34-6 or border unit #2011 at (0 3222) 5-55-09; 3-89-38.

In 2012, 835.900 passengers passed through the airport, an increase of 18% over the previous year.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot
operated by Rossiya
St. Petersburg
Air Bishkek Bishkek,[3] Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo,[4] Moscow-Domodedovo, Novosibirsk, Ürümqi,[5] Yekaterinburg[6]
Avia Traffic Company Bishkek, Irkutsk,[7] Kazan, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo, Moscow-Domodedovo, Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg, Ürümqi, Yekaterinburg
China Southern Airlines Ürümqi
Kyrgyzstan Air Company Bishkek, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo, Irkutsk, Moscow-Domodedovo, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg
Pegasus Airlines Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
Air Manas operating as
Pegasus Asia
Bishkek, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo, Moscow-Domodedovo [8]
S7 Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo, Novosibirsk
Sky Bishkek Bishkek,[9] Kazarman, Tamchy
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk
Ural Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo, Samara, Yekaterinburg
VIM Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo

Ground transportation[edit]

Marshrutka route No. 107 serves the airport.

Accident[edit]

On 28 December 2011, Kyrgyzstan Tupolev TU-134A, registration EX-020, operating flight QH3 from Bishkek to Osh, Kyrgyzstan, with 73 passengers and 6 crew suffered a hard landing on Osh's runway 12 resulting in the collapse of the right main gear, right wing separation and the aircraft rolling on its back in fog and low visibility. The aircraft came to a stop on soft ground about 10 meters off the right runway edge. A fuel leak from the left wing led to a fire erupting which was quickly extinguished by airport emergency services. One passenger received serious injuries and 24 people received minor injuries (concussions, bruises), of which 16 were taken to local hospitals. [1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for UAFO from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for OSS at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ "From Bishkek to Osh on the Boeing 737-300". "Air Bishkek" Airline. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "The Air Bishkek Airline, Kyrgyzstan, is pleased to announce on resuming operating regular flights from Bishkek and Osh, Kyrgyzstan, to Krasnoyarsk, Russia". "Air Bishkek" Airline. Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  5. ^ "Air Kyrgyzstan открывает рейс Ош – Урумчи – Ош". Авиакомпания Кыргызстан. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 
  6. ^ "Авиакомпания "Эйр Бишкек" открывает два прямых рейса в Калининград и Екатеринбург". Central Asia Aero News. 14 February 2013. Retrieved 14 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Новый рейс Ош-Иркутск-Ош". Avia Traffic Company. Retrieved 10 June 2013. 
  8. ^ "Full flight list of Pegasus Asia". 
  9. ^ "Sky Bishkek's inaugural flight departs on December 1, 2012". Manas International Airport. 29 November 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 

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