Kyzyl Airport

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Kyzyl Airport
Аэропорт Кызыл
Kyzyl avia.jpg

IATA: KYZICAO: UNKY

KYZ is located in Tuva Republic
KYZ
KYZ
Location of airport in Tuva Republic
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator FSUE "Tuva Airlines"
Serves Kyzyl
Location Kyzyl, Russia
Hub for
Coordinates 51°40′33.86″N 94°24′18.54″E / 51.6760722°N 94.4051500°E / 51.6760722; 94.4051500Coordinates: 51°40′33.86″N 94°24′18.54″E / 51.6760722°N 94.4051500°E / 51.6760722; 94.4051500
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05/23 8,858 2,700 Concrete
14/32 4,265 1,300 Concrete

Kyzyl Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Кызыл) (IATA: KYZICAO: UNKY) serves Kyzyl, the capital of the Republic of Tuva (Tyva) in the Russian Federation. The airport is located 6 km southwest of the city center.

Future[edit]

The government of Russia plans to renovate the airport, either by itself or in partnership with another agency. A runway extension is planned, so the airport may accept larger aircraft flying to and from Moscow and Saint Petersburg; or for technical stops for flights from China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan and other Asian countries operating to the western part of Russia or elsewhere in Europe.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Center-South Seasonal: Moscow-Vnukovo, Novosibirsk
IrAero Irkutsk
KrasAvia Krasnoyarsk-Cheremshanka
Nordstar Airlines Irkutsk, Novosibirsk
Tuva Airlines Chamsara, Todzha, Kungurtug

Ground transportation[edit]

Bus routes #1 and #1A go to the city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Большие надежды малой авиации Тувы". expert.ru. 15 April 2015. Retrieved 19 March 2015. 

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