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.
29 march 2019
Delegation of OJSC "BELAZ" Visited Tolmachevo Airport
On 26 and 27 March a meeting between the airport representatives and the delegation of OJSC "BELAZ" was held at Tolmachevo airport.
Pavel Sizyakin, Director for production, Anatoly Urbanovich, the Head of design engineering bureau for special vehicles of OJSC "BELAZ", Andrey Kruchenok, the Head of the bureau for CIS countries of OJSC "BELAZ", Alexey Myshkovets, the specialist in foreign economic relations of OOO "AVTOTECHINMASH" (official dealer of OJSC "BELAZ" in the territory of the Russian Federation), specialists of aircraft ground handling and maintenance service and the repair and maintenance service for transport and mechanisms of JSC "Airport Tolmachevo" took part in the meeting.
Belarusian specialists got acquainted with the process of ground handling, discussed peculiarities of the equipment operation at the airport, listened to the Novosibirsk partners feedback regarding the characteristics of the equipment for aircraft ground handling, in particular, those of aircraft and baggage towing tractors.
As a result of the meeting the parties should sign the letter of intent on pilot operation of aircraft towing tractors models, developed and being developed by the Belarusian plant, as well as baggage towing tractors at Tolmachevo airport. It is planned to include additional options into the models, taking into account the requirements of Tolmachevo airport.
New aircraft towing tractors of BELAZ-7427 series are designed for towing the aircraft with the takeoff mass of up to 600 tons. This series of aircraft towing tractors functionally complies with European analogs being operated at Tolmachevo airport today and in some parameters even exceed them.
The agreement on equipment pilot operation was reached in February this year as part of the business program of the VI National Exhibition of Civil Aviation NAIS, during the second meeting of Tolmachevo airport representatives and OJSC "BELAZ" delegation, which took place at the stand of the Belarusian company.
We remind that the first agreements on cooperation between the companies were reached during the working visit of the official delegation of the Novosibirsk region to the Republic of Belarus in January 2019.
OJSC "BELAZ" is the world's largest manufacturer of heavy-duty and extra heavy-duty equipment as well as of other heavy transport equipment, used in the mining, construction and metallurgical industries.
Novosibirsk international airport (Tolmachevo) is the largest transit air hub behind the Urals on the most important routes between Europe and Asia. In 2018, the airport served 5,909 million passengers. The airport route network includes more than 95 flight destinations. As of today, the airport offers passengers over 2,000 practically used combinations of pairs of connected flights