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16 january 2020Main news

Tolmachevo Airport Passenger Traffic Increased by 838,000 in 2019 Tolmachevo Airport Passenger Traffic Increased by 838,000 in 2019

Last year, the Tolmachevo airport has served 6,747,151 passengers (+14.2%). The number of passengers on domestic flights has amounted to 4,903,212 (+14.5%), and on international flights to 1,843,939 (+13,3%).

24 july 2007

Cooperation between airport Tolmachevo and Korean Asiana Airlines has started

Aircraft Boeing 747-400F belonging to South Korean “Asiana Airlines” has for the first time landed in Airport Tolmachevo (OVB) on the 5th of October, 2003. From that day freighters via Novosibirsk to the countries of Western Europe will be performed regularly. This will enable Airport Tolmachevo get the additional income and South Korean airlines obtain reduced distance on the transcontinental route and fuel savings.

After meeting the Boeing 747-400 crew the press-conference was held, where Andrey Lobkin - the Director General of Airport Tolmachevo – emphasized that realization of this project is the result of joint work of Airport Authority, Regional Government and Regional Department of Civil Aviation. The airport personnel has thoroughly prepared for meeting South Korean partners. The specialists have passed the adequate training courses, though airport had already obtained the experience in handling this type of aircraft. Airport Tolmachevo satisfies the needed ICAO standards. The airport authority thinks that other foreign airlines will use the convenient transit hub in the nearest future.

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