Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport

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Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport
Аэропорт Южно-Сахалинск
Yuzhno-Sakhalink Airport.jpg
IATA: UUSICAO: UHSS
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator FSUE "Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport"
Serves Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 59 ft / 18 m
Coordinates 46°53′13″N 142°43′19″E / 46.88694°N 142.72194°E / 46.88694; 142.72194Coordinates: 46°53′13″N 142°43′19″E / 46.88694°N 142.72194°E / 46.88694; 142.72194
Website www.airportus.ru
Map
UUS is located in Sakhalin Oblast
UUS
UUS
Location of airport in Sakhalin Oblast
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 3,400 11,155 Concrete
Sources: [1][2]

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Южно-Сахалинск, IATA: UUSICAO: UHSS) is an airport in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, on the Russian island of Sakhalin. The airport was established in 1945 as a military airfield. With currently one 3,400 m concrete runway, one passenger terminal, two cargo terminals and 16 aircraft stands, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Airport is the largest airport in Sakhalin Oblast.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 59 feet (18 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 01/19 with a concrete surface measuring 3,400 by 45 metres (11,155 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Aeroflot
operated by Aurora
Iturup, Harbin, Khabarovsk, Kurilsk, Okha, Sapporo-New Chitose, Shakhtyorsk, Seoul-Incheon, Vladivostok, Yuzhno-Kurilsk
Charter: Tokyo-Narita[3]
Asiana Airlines Seoul-Incheon
Nordwind Airlines Charter: Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Nha Trang
Orenair Charter: Guam
S7 Airlines Khabarovsk, Novosibirsk, Vladivostok
Transaero Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo
Seasonal: Saint Petersburg

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Incheon Seoul-Incheon

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Airport information for UHSS from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for UUS at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. ^ L, J (16 April 2014). "Aurora to Start Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – Tokyo Narita Scheduled Charter Service from May 2014". Airline Route. Retrieved 16 April 2014. 

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