New runaway opened at International airport “Kazan”
Official opening of a new runaway and reconstructed passenger apron was held at the International airport “Kazan”. Tech flight from the reconstructed runway was made today.
The reconstruction works started in 2011 within the framework of preparation for summer Universiade. The funding of 4,5 bln rubles was provided under the federal programme “Development of Russian transport system in 2010-2020”.
Under the reconstruction process the runway was lengthen to 3 750 meters, the wideness of this runway is about 60 meters. Worlds-class materials and technologies were used during its construction process. The new runway has II ICAO class and is able to receive all of the aircrafts types without any restrictions.