Samarkand International Airport

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Samarkand International Airport

Samarqand Xalqaro Aeroporti
Airport typePublic
OwnerGovernment of Uzbekistan
OperatorUzbekistan Airways
LocationSamarkand, Uzbekistan
Elevation AMSL2,224 ft / 678 m
Coordinates39°42′02″N 66°59′02″E / 39.70056°N 66.98389°E / 39.70056; 66.98389Coordinates: 39°42′02″N 66°59′02″E / 39.70056°N 66.98389°E / 39.70056; 66.98389
SKD is located in Uzbekistan
Location of air base in Uzbekistan
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 10,170 3,100 Asphalt

Samarkand International Airport (IATA: SKD, ICAO: UTSS) is an airport of entry in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, 6 km (3.7 mi) from the city center. The airport is operated by Uzbekistan Airways since the creation of the airline in 1992. The airport has domestic as well as international flights.


Samarkand International Airport was renovated several years ago. It is recognized as one of the busiest airports in Uzbekistan.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo
operated by Rossiya Airlines
Saint Petersburg
S7 Airlines Moscow-Domodedovo[1]
Turkish Airlines Istanbul–Atatürk[2]
Ural Airlines Yekaterinburg
Utair Moscow-Vnukovo
Uzbekistan Airways Istanbul-Atatürk,[3][4] Kazan, Moscow-Vnukovo,[5] Saint Petersburg, Tashkent

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Russia, Moscow, Domodedovo (DME) <-> Uzbekistan, Samarkand (SKD)". S7 Airlines. Retrieved 28 March 2018.
  2. ^ Liu, Jim (9 October 2017). "Turkish Airlines plans Samarkand launch in March 2018". Routesonline. Retrieved 9 October 2017.
  3. ^ Liu, Jim (3 October 2017). "Uzbekistan adds Samarkand – Istanbul service in W17". Routesonline. Retrieved 3 October 2017.
  4. ^ Liu, JIm (8 November 2018). "Uzbekistan Airways W18 Samarkand – Istanbul aircraft changes". Routesonline. Retrieved 8 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Uzbekistan Airways переведет московские рейсы из Домодедово во Внуково". Авиатранспортное обозрение (in Russian). 3 October 2018. Retrieved 4 October 2018.

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