Surgut International Airport

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Surgut International Airport
Международный Аэропорт Сургут
Surgut Airport logo.png
Airport Surgut 2013.jpg
Domestic terminal
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Surgut
Location Surgut, Russia
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 200 ft / 61 m
Coordinates 61°20′36″N 073°24′12″E / 61.34333°N 73.40333°E / 61.34333; 73.40333Coordinates: 61°20′36″N 073°24′12″E / 61.34333°N 73.40333°E / 61.34333; 73.40333
Website www.airport-surgut.ru
Map
SGC is located in Russia
SGC
SGC
Location of airport in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 2,790 9,153 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passenger Traffic Increase 1,489,395
Aircraft Traffic Increase 9,933
Time Zone UTC +5
Source: DAFIF[1][2]
Inside the terminal of Surgut Airport.

Surgut Airport (IATA: SGCICAO: USRR), also listed as Surgut North Airport, is an airport in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug, Russia located 10 km (6 mi) north of Surgut. It services medium-sized airliners. In 2016 Surgut Airport handled 1,489,395 passengers.

Characteristics[edit]

Surgut International Airport has runway that can accommodate modern aircraft, such as Boeing-737, Boeing 757, Boeing 767, Airbus A319, Airbus A320, Airbus A321, as well as helicopters of all types.

The airport’s capacity is 660 passengers per hour for domestic flights and 200 passengers per hour for international flights.

In the terminal building, there are VIP, as well as shops, cafes, pharmacies. Wi-Fi access is also provided.

The main terminal of Surgut Airport.
Aircraft parked at Surgut Airport.

History[edit]

1931–2001[edit]

In 1931, arrival of the first aircraft to the village of Surgut.

In 1937, the first building of the Surgut airport was built and put into operation.

In 1964, Surgut United Air Squadron was established.

In 1970, the State Commission commissioned the runway of the new city airport.

In 1972, first regular flight Surgut-Moscow performed by Tu-134 airplane.

In 1975, commissioning of a new terminal building at the Surgut airport.

In 1979, installation, on the facade of the terminal, a mosaic panel - to a woman with a child in the window of the porthole "Surgut Madonna".

In 1998, Airport Surgut was awarded a certificate of honor at the results of the contest "The Best Airport in 1998 in CIS countries".

In 2000, Airport Surgut is recognized as the winner in the contest "The best airport of the year of the CIS countries" in the nomination "Intensively developing airport".

2001–present[edit]

In 2001, Surgut Airport is open for international flights. The first flight was made by the airline "UTair" UT 777 - Kiev (Borispol).

In 2003, overhaul of the runway.

In 2004, full commissioning of the airport complex of the Surgut airport.

In 2007, opening of the telescopic ladder "Thyssen Krupp Airport Systems".Putting into operation of an automated vehicle access control system to the station square.

In 2008, Surgut airport for the first time congratulated the millionth passenger serviced during the year.

In 2009, creation and beginning of production activity of branches. Formed five branches: Berezovsky, Cape Kamensky, Noyabrsk, Tazovsky, Nefteyugansk.

In 2011, the hall of the waiting area for passengers of the international sector was built and put into operation. The duty-free shop "Duty-Free" opened in the international sector of the terminal.

In 2012, Airport Surgut started servicing domestic and international long-haul wide-body aircraft Boeing-767-200, Boeing 767-300.

According to the results of work in 2015, the passenger traffic of Surgut Airport (including branches of the company) amounted to 1,976,389 people, exceeding the total of 2014 by 3.8%.

«Surgut Madonna»

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow–Sheremetyevo
Aeroflot
operated by Rossiya
St Petersburg
Air Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Osh
Avia Traffic Company Bishkek, Osh
Azur Air Seasonal charter: Bangkok–Suvarnabhumi, Nha Trang (Can Ranh)
NordStar Krasnoyarsk–Yemelyanovo
Pegas Fly Seasonal charter: Nha Trang (Cam Ranh), Phuket
Pobeda Makhachkala,[3] Moscow–Vnukovo[4]
S7 Airlines Novosibrsk,[5] Samara[6]
Saravia Saratov, Ufa
SCAT Airlines Taraz
Tajik Air Dushanbe, Khujand
UTair Aviation Irkutsk, Khujand, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk–Yemelyanovo, Moscow–Vnukovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Samara, St Petersburg, Tomsk, Tyumen, Ufa, Yekaterinburg
Seasonal: Anapa, Gelendzhik, Makhachkala, Sochi
UVT Aero Bugulma, Perm, Sochi
Yamal Airlines Simferopol, Ufa

Statistics[edit]

2015[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Surgut International Airport (by number of passengers) 2015[7]
Rank City Region Airports Airlines Number of passengers
1 Moscow Moscow Moscow
Moscow Oblast Moscow Oblast
Sheremetyevo, Vnukovo Aeroflot, Pobeda, UTair Aviation 525,461
2 St Petersburg Saint Petersburg St Petersburg
Leningrad Oblast Leningrad Oblast
Pulkovo UTair Aviation 096,626
3 Ufa Bashkortostan Bashkortostan Ufa International Airport S7 Airlines, UTair Aviation, Yamal Airlines 090,470
4 Samara Samara Oblast Samara Oblast Kurumoch S7 Airlines, UTair Aviation 063,688
5 Tyumen Tyumen Oblast Tyumen Oblast Roshchino UTair Aviation 048,453
Busiest CIS routes at Surgut International Airport (by number of passengers) 2015[7]
Rank City Country Airports Airlines Number of passengers
1 Khujand  Tajikistan Khujand Airport Tajik Air, UTair Aviation 26,973
2 Bishkek  Kyrgyzstan Manas Air Bishkek, Avia Traffic Company 25,145
3 Osh  Kyrgyzstan Osh Airport Avia Traffic Company 22,396
4 Baku  Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev International Airport UTair Aviation 011,030
5 Kiev  Ukraine Boryspil UTair Aviation 02,669
Busiest international routes at Surgut International Airport (by number of passengers) 2015[7]
Rank City Country Airports Airlines Number of passengers
1 Antalya  Turkey Antalya International Airport Pegas Fly 032,095
2 Hurghada  Egypt Hurghada International Airport Pegas Fly 0017,800
3 Cam Ranh  Vietnam Cam Ranh International Airport Pegas Fly 012,221
5 Sharm el-Sheikh  Egypt Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport Pegas Fly 008,623
5 Phuket  Thailand Phuket Airport Nordwind Airlines 06,101

Accidents and incidents[edit]

On 1 January 2011, Kolavia Flight 348 suffered an explosion and fire at Surgut. The aircraft was taxiing before departing Surgut on a flight to Domodedovo International Airport, Moscow when the fire started and quickly engulfed the entire plane, which then burned to the ground. Despite a quick evacuation, 3 persons were killed.[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for USRR at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for SGC at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ 2016, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Pobeda Adds Surgut – Makhachkala Route from Oct 2015". Retrieved 1 September 2016. 
  4. ^ 2016, UBM (UK) Ltd. "Pobeda to Add Vladikavkaz / Surgut Service from late-Dec 2014". Retrieved 1 September 2016. 
  5. ^ L, J (1 December 2014). "S7 Airlines Adds Novosibirsk Domestic Routes in S15". Airline Route. Retrieved 1 December 2014. 
  6. ^ "S7 Airlines начинает полеты из Сургута". S7.ru. S7 Airlines. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  7. ^ a b c "ОАО «Аэропорт Сургут» подвело итоги производственной деятельности за 2015 год". ОАО «Аэропорт Сургут». Retrieved 21 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "accident description". ASN. Retrieved 25 July 2016. 

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