Murmansk Airport

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Murmansk Airport
Аэропорт Мурманск
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Summary
Airport type Public
Operator JSC "Airport Murmansk"
Serves Murmansk
Location Murmansk, Russia
Coordinates 68°47′01.68″N 032°45′21.41″E / 68.7838000°N 32.7559472°E / 68.7838000; 32.7559472Coordinates: 68°47′01.68″N 032°45′21.41″E / 68.7838000°N 32.7559472°E / 68.7838000; 32.7559472
Website airport-murmansk.ru
Map
MMK is located in Murmansk Oblast
MMK
MMK
Location in Murmansk Oblast
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 8,202 2,500 Paved

Murmansk Airport (Russian: Аэропо́рт Му́рманск or Аэропорт Мурмаши; IATA: MMKICAO: ULMM) is the international airport of Murmansk, Russia. It is located near the town of Murmashi in Murmansk's southern suburbs, 24 kilometres (15 mi) outside the city centre.

The airport served 276,599 passengers in 2006. It had its peak in 2004, when it received 303,432 passengers, which at that time included international routes to Norway, Sweden and Finland.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo[1]
Aeroflot
operated by Rossiya
St. Petersburg
Finnair Seasonal charter: Helsinki (begins 13 May 2017)[2]
Nordavia Moscow-Domodedovo, St. Petersburg
Orenburzhye Arkhangelsk
Pskovavia Arkhangelsk
Severstal Air Company Cherepovets
UTair Aviation Moscow-Vnukovo

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On 11 November 1965, Aeroflot Flight 99 crashed while on approach to Murmansk Airport. 32 of the 64 passengers and crew on board were killed in the accident.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ L, J (24 April 2014). "AEROFLOT Plans Moscow – Arkhangelsk / Murmansk Service from Jan 2015". Airline Route. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Liu, Jim (20 February 2017). "Finnair adds Murmansk charter flights in S17". Routesonline. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  3. ^ Aeroflot Flight 99 at Aviation Safety Network

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