Sibay Airport

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Sibay
Sibay Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
ServesSibay
LocationSibay
Elevation AMSL1,309 ft / 399 m
Coordinates52°41′0″N 058°43′0″E / 52.68333°N 58.71667°E / 52.68333; 58.71667Coordinates: 52°41′0″N 058°43′0″E / 52.68333°N 58.71667°E / 52.68333; 58.71667
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 6,316 1,925 Asphalt


Sibay Airport (ICAO: UWUA) is an airport in Russia located 5 km east of Sibay. It has a simple utilitarian layout.

History

Airport started in 1955 with rapid development of the city. It services a mining town (the open pit mine is in this town). New asphalt runway built in 1994. At the time, regular service interrupted.

From November 2009 it is planned to restore scheduled airline service to Ufa.[1]

References

  1. ^ http://www.regnum.ru/news/1226493.html First domestic regular service in Bashkiria