Saransk Airport

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Saransk Airport
Аэропорт Саранск
IATA: SKXICAO: UWPS
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Saransk
Elevation AMSL 676 ft / 206 m
Coordinates 54°7′30″N 045°12′54″E / 54.12500°N 45.21500°E / 54.12500; 45.21500Coordinates: 54°7′30″N 045°12′54″E / 54.12500°N 45.21500°E / 54.12500; 45.21500
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 9,190 2,801 Asphalt


Saransk Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Саранск) (IATA: SKXICAO: UWPS) is an airport in Russia located 7 km southeast of Saransk. It services small airliners, mainly Antonov An-24s. There is a single 300 x 195 m pad with 10 parking spaces.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Ak Bars Aero Samara[1]
RusLine Moscow-Domodedovo, St Petersburg

There is one regular service to and from Moscow Domodedovo airport on weekdays. 977 Saransk to DME, departs 8:00, arrives 9:40 and 978 Moscow to Saransk, departs 20:40, arrives 22:20. Taxis do not wait at the airport so if you need to be picked-up it must be booked in advance. Reconstruction of the airport in the nearest years has been planned because of the 2018 FIFA world cup matches that will take place in the city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Саранск и Казань станут доступнее для пассажиров "Курумоча"". "Самара Cегодня" ("Samara today"). 25 April 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 

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