Odessa International Airport

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Odessa International Airport

Міжнародний аеропорт "Одеса"
Odessa airport logo.png
Новый терминал аэропорта Одесса.jpg
Summary
Airport typeMilitary/Public
ServesOdessa
LocationOdessa, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine
Focus city forUkraine International Airlines
Elevation AMSL172 ft / 52 m
Coordinates46°25′37″N 030°40′41″E / 46.42694°N 30.67806°E / 46.42694; 30.67806Coordinates: 46°25′37″N 030°40′41″E / 46.42694°N 30.67806°E / 46.42694; 30.67806
Websitewww.odessa.aero
Map
ODS is located in Ukraine
ODS
ODS
Location in Ukraine
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 553 1,814 Grass
16/34 2,800 9,186 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2018)
PassengersIncrease 1,446,500
Source:

Odessa International Airport (Ukrainian: Міжнародний аеропорт «Одеса») (IATA: ODS, ICAO: UKOO) is an international airport of Odessa, the third largest city of Ukraine, located 7 km (4.3 mi) southwest from its city centre.

Facilities[edit]

The area of Odessa International airport is 570 hectares. Technical service of airport is based on 2800 square meters area and represented by 4 parking places to provide technical service to 4 planes simultaneously. European standards classify the airport as "class 1".[1] The airport has ILS CAT I status.

The airport's runways either were or are co-used by the Ukrainian Air Force.

History[edit]

The airport was built in 1961.

In May 2007, the airport started construction work that includes extending the main runway. In 2009, it served 651,000 passengers.

On 8 June 2012, builders started to prepare the land on which the new terminal will be built. The area of the new terminal will be 26,000 square meters, have the capacity for 1000 passengers per hour (1.5–2 million passengers per year), will have 16 check-in desks, 4 telescopic gangways, and the number of bus pick-up points will be increased from 2 to 5. The construction of the new terminal was planned to be completed by the end of 2013, however, due to extensive delays, has been opened for arrivals on April 15, 2017.[2] It will serve both international and domestic flights. The estimated cost of the work is around 45–60 million . Airport Consulting Vienna company has developed a master plan, business plan and evaluation of the technical concept of the airport. The chief designer of the project is a Spanish company Ineco.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Apron overview
AirlinesDestinations
Air Alanna Seasonal charter: Tivat[3]
airBaltic Seasonal: Riga
AtlasGlobal Ukraine Istanbul-Atatürk[4]
Austrian Airlines Vienna
Azur Air Ukraine Charter: Sharm El Sheikh[5]
Seasonal charter: Antalya[5]
Belavia Minsk
Bulgaria Air Sofia
Buta Airways Baku (begins 16 May 2019)
Czech Airlines Seasonal: Prague
Ellinair Seasonal: Thessaloniki
flydubai Dubai–International
LOT Polish Airlines Warsaw–Chopin
Motor Sich AirlinesKiev-Zhuliany
Nordica Seasonal: Tallinn
Onur Air Istanbul–Atatürk
SkyUp Kiev–Zhuliany (begins 2 June 2019)[6]
Charter: Sharm El Sheikh[7]
Seasonal charter: Antalya (begins 28 April 2019),[7] Barcelona (begins 25 May 2019),[7] Rimini (begins 5 June 2019),[7] Tivat (begins 9 June 2019)[7]
Sun d'Or Seasonal: Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion[8]
TAROM Bucharest[9]
Turkish Airlines Istanbul–Atatürk
Ukraine International Airlines Istanbul–Atatürk, Kiev–Boryspil, Tel Aviv–Ben Gurion
Seasonal: Vilnius, Yerevan
Charter: Sharm el-Sheikh[10]
Seasonal charter: Antalya[10]
Yanair Seasonal: Batumi, Kraków,[11][12] Tbilisi, Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion
Seasonal charter: Larnaca,[7] Rimini,[7] Tivat[7]

Statistics[edit]

Year Passengers Change on previous year Odessa International Airport Passenger Totals 2001–2018 (in millions)
2001 117,000
2002 132,000 Increase012.8%
2003 260,000 Increase097.0%
2004 307,000 Increase018.1%
2005 343,000 Increase011.7%
2006 465,100 Increase035.6%
2007 527,400 Increase013.4%
2008 787,000 Increase049.2%
2009 651,000 Decrease017.3%
2010 707,100 Increase08.6%
2011 824,300 Increase017.0%
2012 907,600 Increase010.1%
2013 1,069,100 Increase017.8%
2014 863,900 Decrease019.2%
2015 949,100 Increase09.8%
2016 1,033,560 Increase08.9%
2017 1,230,000 Increase018.3%
2018 1,446,500 Increase017.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ukraine travel guide dompavlov.com – Odessa International Airport Archived 2011-11-11 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "New terminal launched at Odesa airport - Russian aviation news". Russian Aviation Insider. 2017-04-19. Retrieved 2018-06-09.
  3. ^ "Чартерные билеты в Тиват". Chartershop.com.ua. Retrieved 2018-09-02.
  4. ^ routesonline.com. 5 September 2018 https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/280386/atlasglobal-ukraine-adds-istanbul-odessa-from-nov-2018/. Retrieved 6 September 2018. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ a b "Flights". anextour.com.ua.
  6. ^ Liu, Jim (20 February 2019). "SkyUp Airlines updates S19 network expansion". Routesonline.
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h "freight monitor". online.joinup.ua. 9 July 2018.
  8. ^ Liu, Jim (7 February 2017). "Sun d'Or plans additional routes for S17". Routesonline. Routesonline. Retrieved 7 February 2017.
  9. ^ Liu, Jim (2 August 2018). "Tarom adds Odessa / Tbilisi from Sep 2018". Routesonline. Retrieved 2 August 2018.
  10. ^ a b "Charter flights timetable". flyuia.com. 30 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  11. ^ "Yanair начала продажи билетов на новый прямой рейс Одесса-Краков" (Press release). Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  12. ^ Liu, Jim (21 April 2018). "YanAir adds Krakow link from May 2018". Routesonline. Retrieved 23 April 2018.

External links[edit]

Media related to Odessa International Airport at Wikimedia Commons