Since April this year, the airport "Simferopol" is going to work non stop
Told airport director Eugene Plaksin.
According to him, in March last year, the airport implemented a program of replenishment Park airfield equipment with modern equipment. Were acquired by two snow machines, airfield spreader reagent modern air start (DC) power unit (GPU), the new traps, as well as a new airfield fire truck terrain and other equipment.
"At the moment, is working on the expansion of the terminal, which was designed to receive one million passengers a year, after the reconstruction of the volume of passenger traffic will double. According to statistics, over the past year was made 1 million 800 thousand. Passengers, with the main flow came in summer months, "- said the director of the airport.
The first phase of the reconstructed terminal, he said, will be introduced in the spring, the second stage will be ready for the summer season.
For 12 months in 2014 the airport "Simferopol" handled over 2.8 million passengers, which is 2.3 times more than in 2013. Over the past year the airport performed 11602 flights (55% increase).