Kirovsk-Apatity Airport

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Kirovsk-Apatity Airport
Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты
Khibiny logo.png
Airport type Military
Operator JSC "Aeroport"
Location Apatity
Elevation AMSL 157 m / 515 ft
Coordinates 67°27′47″N 033°35′17″E / 67.46306°N 33.58806°E / 67.46306; 33.58806Coordinates: 67°27′47″N 033°35′17″E / 67.46306°N 33.58806°E / 67.46306; 33.58806
KVK is located in Murmansk Oblast
Location of the airport in the Murmansk region
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 2,500 8,202 Concrete
Sources: GCM,[1] STV[2]

Kirovsk-Apatity Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Кировск/Апатиты), also known as Khibiny Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Хибины) (IATA: KVKICAO: ULMK) is a joint use airfield in Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) southeast of Apatity. The airfield was old, with a single tarmac area and hosted the 227 OVE (227th Independent Helicopter Squadron) flying (Mi-8 helicopters). It has been revamped for a new opening in 2013. It currently handles medium-sized airliners.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Pskovavia St. Petersburg[3]
Severstal Air Cherepovets, Moscow–Domodedovo, St. Petersburg


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