Tashkent International Airport

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Tashkent International Airport
Toshkent Xalqaro Aeroporti
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TAS is located in Uzbekistan
Location of airport in Uzbekistan
Airport type Public
Owner Government of Uzbekistan
Operator Uzbekistan Airways
Serves Tashkent
Location Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 1,417 ft / 432 m
Coordinates 41°15′28.3″N 69°16′52.27″E / 41.257861°N 69.2811861°E / 41.257861; 69.2811861
Website www.uzairways.com
Direction Length Surface
ft m
08L/26R 13,123 4,000 Concrete
08R/26L 12,812 3,905 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Number of Passengers 2,996,000

Tashkent International Airport (Uzbek: Toshkent Xalqaro Aeroporti – (IATA: TASICAO: UTTT)) is the main international airport of Uzbekistan and the busiest airport in Central Asia. It is located 12 km (7.5 mi) from the center of Tashkent.


This ICAO Category II airport is the primary hub of Uzbekistan Airways, and is the largest international airport in Uzbekistan, and the busiest in Central Asia. The airport comprises two terminals: Terminal 2 receives international flights, Terminal 3 is for domestic traffic.[2]

Terminal 2 was rebuilt in 2001, and is currently undergoing renovations.[when?] It has a capacity of 1000 passengers/hour and serves more than two million passengers per year. Other facilities include waiting lounges, CIP and VIP halls, restaurants and bars, currency exchange offices, duty-free shops, airlines ticket counters and sales offices, and a 24-hour pharmacy. The terminal operates at near maximum capacities; arriving passengers frequently spend an average of two hours completing customs and immigration formalities.

Terminal 3 opened in 2011 with a capacity of 400 passengers per hour. The two terminals are separated by the runway, requiring passengers transiting from international to domestic flights and vice versa to exit the airport in order to transfer between them.

The government of Uzbekistan is planning to relocate Tashkent Airport to a new site by 2030.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

A Uzbekistan Airways Boeing 767-300ER at the Airport. (2010)


Airlines Destinations Terminal
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo 2-International
operated by Rossiya Airlines
Mineralnye Vody, Saint Petersburg 2-International
Air Astana Almaty, Astana 2-International
Air Kyrgyzstan Bishkek[4] 2-International
Asiana Airlines Seoul-Incheon 2-International
Avia Traffic Company Bishkek 2-International
China Southern Airlines Beijing-Capital, Ürümqi 2-International
Iran Air Tehran-Imam Khomeini 2-International
Korean Air Seoul-Incheon 2-International
S7 Airlines Novosibirsk 2-International
SCAT Almaty 2-International
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk 2-International
Ural Airlines Chelyabinsk,[5] Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo, Nizhniy Novgorod, Samara, Yekaterinburg 2-International
UTair Aviation Moscow-Vnukovo 2-International
Uzbekistan Airways Almaty, Amritsar, Astana, Baku, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Beijing-Capital, Bishkek, Delhi, Dubai-International, Frankfurt, Istanbul-Atatürk, Kaliningrad, Kazan, Khabarovsk, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk-Yemelyanovo, Kuala Lumpur–International, Lahore,[6] London-Heathrow, Milan-Malpensa, Mineralnye Vody, Minsk-National,[7][8] Moscow-Domodedovo, New York-JFK, Nizhnevartovsk, Novosibirsk, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Riga, Rome-Fiumicino, Rostov-on-Don, Saint Petersburg, Samara, Seoul-Incheon, Sharjah, Singapore, Sochi, Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion, Tokyo-Narita, Tyumen, Ufa, Ürümqi, Volgograd, Voronezh,[9] Yekaterinburg 2-International
Uzbekistan Airways Andizhan, Bukhara, Fergana, Karshi, Namangan, Navoi, Nukus, Samarkand, Termez, Urgench, Zarafshan 3-Domestic
Yakutia Airlines Irkutsk 2-International


Airlines Destinations
DHL Aviation
operated by AeroLogic
Lufthansa Cargo Almaty, Chongqing, Guangzhou
Silk Way Airlines Baku
Turkish Airlines Cargo Delhi, Hong Kong, Istanbul-Atatürk[11]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ AIP from the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation
  2. ^ "Uzbekistan Airways' new terminal starts operation in Tashkent". C.A.A.N. 26 September 2011. Retrieved 26 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Tashkent Airoport to be relocated by 2030". UzDaily.com. 23 July 2012. Retrieved 23 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "НОВОГОДНИЙ ПОДАРОК ОТ АВИАКОМПАНИИ". Kyrgyzstan Air Company. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "ПРЯМЫЕ РЕЙСЫ В ТАШКЕНТ ИЗ ЧЕЛЯБИНСКА". АвиаПорт.Ru. 6 August 2012. Retrieved 6 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Uzbekistan Airways Resumes Lahore Service from late-July 2016". airlineroute. Retrieved 7 March 2016. 
  7. ^ "Открытие рейса Ташкент - Минск переносится на июль". Авиационный сайт в Беларуси. MSQ.BY. 24 May 2015. Retrieved 27 May 2015. 
  8. ^ L, J (18 December 2014). "Uzbekistan Airways Adds Minsk Service in S15". Airline Route. Retrieved 18 December 2014. 
  9. ^ L, J (6 May 2016). "Uzbekistan Airways Adds Voronezh Service from June 2016". Airline Route. Retrieved 6 May 2016. 
  10. ^ "2013 summer schedule". Aero Logic. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  11. ^ Turkish Airlines Cargo Winter Schedule

External links[edit]

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