30 January 2015, Friday, 15:38

Border checkpoint will be transferred to the new airport terminal "Ufa" by the beginning of March


UFA, 30 January 2015. /Bashinform News Agency,Rozaliya Valeeva/. On March 1, 2015 it is planned to complete the installation and commissioning of equipment for the first phase of reconstruction of the Ufa airport and transfer location of state control bodies to the new international terminal, ensuring checking of 200 passengers per hour.

On May 23, 2015 it is planned to complete the complex arrangement of the checkpoint. This will allow the continued operation of control bodies with the design capacity of 800 passengers per hour.

Total it is planned to spend more than 1.7 billion rubles for the reconstruction of the Ufa airport. The total area of the terminal is more than 16.5 thousand sq. m and meets to the international standards of "C" category IATA (high level of comfort and technology for passengers). The building will have two floors. All passenger luggage handling operations will be carried out on the ground floor. Passport and customs control on arrival will be also located there. Green and red corridors of customs control, passport control and departure lounge of international flights will be organized on the first floor.

Additional three air bridges will be located perpendicular to the terminal finger.

Previously it was reported that all construction works must be completed before October 2015.