|Operator||JSC "Semey International Airport"|
|Location||10 km (6.2 mi) SW of Semey|
|Elevation AMSL||232 m / 761 ft|
Semey Airport (also given as Semey) (IATA: PLX, ICAO: UASS) is an airport in Semey, Kazakhstan located 10 km (6.2 mi) south-west of the city. It services large airliners. The airfield contains two groups of alert fighter pads. A 400 m (1,300 ft) overrun exists at each end of runway 08/26.
Declassified CIA documents indicated that in the late 1960s during the height of the Sino-Soviet split this airfield was a bomber staging base for Chinese targets and at times the Tupolev Tu-22 Blinder was identified here.
Airlines and destinations
|SCAT||Almaty, Astana, Oskemen, Urzhar|
- AIP Kazakhstan Archived 2013-06-16 at Archive.is
- "Авиакомпания "SCAT" начала осуществлять авиарейсы из Астаны в Семей". Информационная служба ZAKON.KZ. 6 December 2012. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
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