Airport of Ufa will take twice as many passengers

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The capacity of the airport of Ufa this year will be doubled, reports channel “MIR 24”.

Reconstruction of the domestic terminal of the airport of Ufa will be completed by December 1, and will increase the capacity of the air port from 600 to 1.2 thousand passengers per hour. This is stated in the press service of the state Committee of Bashkortostan on transport and roads.

Passenger traffic of the airport of Ufa in 2018 reached a record 3.2 million passengers. This year is an expected increase of passenger traffic to 5.2 million, reports TASS.

New international airport terminal with an area of 17 thousand square meters has been constructed to the summits of SCO and BRICS in 2015. Its launch helped to increase the capacity on international flights four times from 200 to 800 passengers per hour.

In October last year, the Ufa international airport has opened direct flights to China.