Sochi Airport – ‘Adler’
Airport of Capital of the Olympic Games 2014
IATA: AER, ICAO: URSS
The international airport of Sochi, Krasnodar District. The largest hub of local and international airlines in the Southern Federal District of Russia. It serves Russia’s largest resort, and other gravitating territory and Abkhazia. Total permanent terrain population – 700,000.
The airport is on the 8th place for passenger traffic (3.1 million passengers). During the 2014 Winter Olympics airport capacity reached 3800 passengers per hour, which is fully compliant with the International Olympic Committee requirements. Sochi airport was able to provide 575 takeoff and landing operations per day during Olympic Games, which is comparable to the intensity of major airports around the World.
Runway 06/24, 2890х45m, asphalt
ВПП 02/20, 2500х49m, asphalt
Taxiways length – over 4310 m, width – 40.5 m, apron and parking areas – 218,000 square meters.
CAUTION! Due to natural barriers (mountains) to the north and north-east direction from the airfield – LANDINGS should be done from the sea side ONLY (Runway 06 and Runway 02), takeoff – runway 24 and runway 20 ONLY.
Capability: all aircrafts
List of airlines: Air Moldova, Mahan Air, Nordstar, Orenair, Pegasus, Red Wings, S7, Somon Air, Tajik Air, Turkish Airlines, Uzbekistan Airways, Aeroflot, Donavia, Rossiya, Belavia, VIM-avia, IZHavia, IRaero, Nordavia, Pobeda, RusLine, Saratov airlines, Severstal, Transaero, Ural airlines, UTair, Yakutia, Yamal