29 march 2019Main news
From 31 March a summer schedule with the opening of new flights, resumption of seasonal routes and increase in flights frequency in a number of destinations is effective at Tolmachevo airport.
4 march 2011
Airport Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo) begins preparation for work in the spring-summer period
Airport Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo) begins preparation for work in the spring-summer period.
Preparatory works including coaching, theoretical and practical sessions with ground staff, command post exercises and checks were held at Novosibirsk Airport in conjunction with the new summer 2011 operations period.
Service and divisions of the airport began preparing of specialized snowplows. Heavy snowfalls in winter 2010-2011, led to the formation of sites of massive snow drifts, so the task is to eliminate the main snow at the airport in a short time before the thaw.
Besides, in connection with the coming spring bird migration increased attention is given to the ornithological safety. A visual surveillance and mapping of flown birds in the area of the airfield is conducted, bioacoustic system for scaring away birds is operated, measures to prevent the breeding of birds in the trees within the boundaries of the airport are taken.
Also, experts will check availability, serviceability and efficiency of automatic firefighting equipment, protection and notification of the fire, will check the status and availability of external and internal fire-fighting water supply, labeling of airfield pavements will be updated.
Experts note that preparations for the spring-summer period are held as planned and now in accordance with the submitted airlines applications the schedule for the upcoming summer season is formed.
Airport Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo) is the largest airport complex in Siberia and the Far East Class A-1 with a capacity of cargo complex of over 50 thousand tons of cargo a year, airport terminal - 750 passengers per hour on international flights and 1800 passengers per hour on domestic flights. The airport has two runways: Runway-2 was put into operation in autumn 2010, has no restrictions on take-off weight and has ICAO category II, which makes airport weatherproof. Airport Tolmachevo is included in the number of international airports - hubs supporting transport network of the Russian Federation.
17 june 2019