Ulan-Ude Vostochny Airport

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Ulan-Ude Vostochny
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Ulan Ude
Elevation AMSL 1,670 ft / 509 m
Coordinates 51°51′0″N 107°44′18″E / 51.85000°N 107.73833°E / 51.85000; 107.73833Coordinates: 51°51′0″N 107°44′18″E / 51.85000°N 107.73833°E / 51.85000; 107.73833
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
08/26 8,743 2,665 Concrete

Ulan-Ude Vostochny Airport (also listed as Ulan Ude East) is an airport in the Buryat Republic, Russia located 9 km east of Ulan Ude. It services medium-size airliners. The airfield served as a bomber staging base. There is considerable tarmac space, with three 400x125m tarmacs and a few alert revetments.

It is home to the Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant, currently producing the Mil Mi-17 & 171 helicopters and the Sukhoi Su-25UB & Su-39 attack aircraft.

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