Saratov Tsentralny Airport

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Tsentralny Airport
Аэропорт Центральный
Аэропорт Центральный (Саратов).jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Saratov Airlines
Serves Saratov
Location Saratov, Russia
Hub for Saratov Airlines
Elevation AMSL 499 ft / 152 m
Coordinates 51°33′54.00″N 046°02′48.00″E / 51.5650000°N 46.0466667°E / 51.5650000; 46.0466667Coordinates: 51°33′54.00″N 046°02′48.00″E / 51.5650000°N 46.0466667°E / 51.5650000; 46.0466667
Map
RTW is located in Saratov Oblast
RTW
RTW
Location of airport in Saratov Oblast
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 7,284 2,220 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 433,385

Saratov Tsentralny Airport (Russian: Аэропорт Центральный) (IATA: RTWICAO: UWSS) is a federal-status[1] international airport located in Saratov's Kirovsky district. It serves as the homebase for Saratov Airlines, which flies to destinations in Russia and abroad. In 2016, the airport recorded total passenger traffic of 433,385 people.[2]

Currently STA is the city's only international airport. However, Saratov is home to a number of other aviation facilities: Dubki sports aerodrome, Saratov-Sokol military airbase, and Shumeika landing field.[3] Another facility, Saratov South Air Base, was closed in 2010.

Reconstruction[edit]

The Airport holding "Аэропорты регионов"(translating from Russian Airports of Regions) is investing to build the new terminal of the airport which began in January 2015.[4]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo[5]
Dexter Air Taxi Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod
Saratov Airlines Mineralnye Vody, Moscow-Domodedovo, St Petersburg,
Seasonal: Anapa, Gelendzhik, Simferopol, Sochi
Seasonal charter: Surgut

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Russian Federal Airports (in Russian)" (PDF). 
  2. ^ "Объемы перевозок через аэропорты России". www.favt.ru. Retrieved 2017-06-03. 
  3. ^ "ООО "АЭРОН"". www.aeronavia.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 2017-06-03. 
  4. ^ "Строительство аэропорта в Саратове". Ar-management.ru. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  5. ^ "Аэрофлот начинает полеты в Саратов". Aeroflot. Retrieved 26 November 2015. 

External links[edit]

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