Voronezh International Airport

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Voronezh-Chertovitskoye International Airport
Международный аэропорт Воронеж-Чертовицкое
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Summary
Airport type Public
Owner FK Aksioma 51%
Operator Polet Airlines
Serves Voronezh, Lipetsk, Kursk, Tambov
Location Voronezh
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 515 ft / 157 m
Coordinates 51°48′54″N 039°13′48″E / 51.81500°N 39.23000°E / 51.81500; 39.23000
Website http://voz.aero/
Map
VOZ is located in Voronezh Oblast
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Airport Voronezh
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
12/30 2,600 8,530 Concrete
Statistics (2014)
Number of passengers Increase 405,383
Work Time 24h/7d
Airport phone +7 (473) 255-54-89

Voronezh-Chertovitskoye International Airport (Russian: Международный аэропорт Воронеж) (IATA: VOZICAO: UUOO) (also recorded as Chertovitskoye Airport) is an airport in Russia located 11 km north of Voronezh. Serves the city of Voronezh, Lipetsk, Tambov, Oryol, Belgorod, Kursk regions.

History[edit]

In the 1980s and up to the collapse of the Soviet Union successfully Airport served 1.1 million passengers a year. In 2013, the airport handled 355,000 passengers.

In 2008, the reconstruction of the airport was initiated. The plans for the renovation included the replacement cover and lengthening the runway to 2,600 meters (over 2,600 m extension difficult, because on the one hand the airport borders on the federal highway M4, and on the other a ravine in front of the Voronezh Reservoir)

Replacement of perimeter fence, water and drainage systems, upgrading lighting equipment, reconstruction of the apron and taxiways and the airport complex. Since 2010, after the end of major works on the runway, its technical characteristics allowS to take the planes Boeing 737 and Airbus A320, carrying capacity is close to the domestic Yak-42 operated at the airport and even the Soviet Union. Currently, the reconstruction of the airfield complex of the second stage, which is expanding its capacity for reception and service of modern types of aircraft most passenger and luxury.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremeyevo
Armenia Aircompany Yerevan-Zvartnots
Avia Traffic Company Bishkek (begins 3 June 2017)
Nordavia St Petersburg (begins 27 March 2017)
Seasonal: Sochi (begins 29 May 2017)[1]
Red Wings Seasonal: Simferopol
RusLine Moscow–Domodedovo, St. Petersburg
S7 Airlines Moscow–Domodedovo[2]
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk (begins 4 April 2017)[3]
UTair Aviation Moscow–Vnukovo
Uzbekistan Airways Tashkent

References[edit]

  1. ^ Liu, Jim (10 February 2017). "Nordavia plans additional seasonal routes from Sochi in S17". Routesonline. Retrieved 17 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "S7 Airlines launches flights to Voronezh". s7.ru. S7 Airlines. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  3. ^ Tore, Ozgur (6 March 2017). "Turkish Airlines to fly Russian cities of Voronezh and Samara". FTNnews. Retrieved 17 March 2017. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Voronezh International Airport at Wikimedia Commons