19 December 2012, Wednesday, 13:24
author: Luboth Kolokolova
Ufa International Airport summed up the results of its activity for 11 months of the expiring year. 1 million 768 thousand passengers used services of the Ufa airport as of December 1, that is by 14 % more than for the similar period of 2011. Thus the quantity of the transported passengers by international airlines increased by 33 % and made 535295. The quantity of sorties increased by 9 % and made 11589 takeoffs-landings.
The most popular Russian directions are Moscow and St.-Petersburg, the routing network perspective development department of the airport informs. The greatest growth of passenger traffic at the international flights is marked in such directions, as Prague, Dubai, Shardzha, Phuket, Bangkok, Goa. Among seasonal tourist routes the United Arab Emirates, Antalya, Hurgada, Charm-ale-sheikh and Barcelona were of the greatest demand.
Workers of the airport inform that on the eve of Christmas and New Year's holidays many residents and visitors of Bashkortostan capital besides the main routing directions can use convenient connecting flights by leading airlines-partners of Ufa airport: «Czech Airlines», «FlyDubai», «Turkish airlines», «Air Arabia».