29 February 2016, Monday, 19:30
UFA, 29 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Olga Murtazina/. On March 1, passengers flying by S7 and Ural Airlines will take check-in and depart procedures at the international terminal of the Ufa airport. This is due to the current reconstruction of the building of domestic airlines. The project will enable to double its capacity — from 600 to 1.2 thousand people per hour. It is scheduled to commission the new domestic terminal in 2019.
"We are preparing for the "high" season and we expect growth in domestic passenger traffic by 15-20 percent. Transfer of part of flights to the terminal No. 2 will successfully master this volume, while ensuring maximum comfort for passengers", the press service of the Ufa airport explained.
At the moment, S7 and Ural Airlines carry out at least four flights a day. The first flight transferred into service in the international terminal will be flight S7 92 departing for Moscow on March 1 at 17.25.