Sales for direct flights to Simferopol started on July 3
On Thursday, July 3, sales of tickets for direct flights on the route Moscow-Simferopol-Krasnoyarsk started. The direct air service between the airports of Krasnoyarsk and Simferopol will open on August 6, the flights will be on Wednesdays at 22:00 via the aircraft Boeing 757-200 with the capacity of up to 220 passengers.
KrasAvia airline launches direct flights to Blagoveshchensk
On June 21 Yak-42 of KrasAvia airline made its first regular flight on the route Krasnoyarsk -Blagoveshchensk -Krasnoyarsk.
Summing up the results of June and the first half of 2014
In June 2014, the total volume of passenger traffic of Yemelyanovo amounted to 198 thousand people, two thirds of them were served on international routes. The indicators correspond to the level of passenger traffic in June, 2013. Over the first half of 2014, nearly 935 thousand people were served by Krasnoyarsk airport, which exceeds the rates for the previous year by 2%. Two-thirds of the passengers have been served by domestic air routes.
Results of May
The total passenger turnover of Yemelyanovo airport in May 2014 exceeded 157,000 people with two-thirds of the passengers carried to domestic destinations.
Direct flights between Krasnoyarsk and Bulgarian city of Burgas launched
From rainy weather to sunny summer! On June 5 at 2.40 p.m. the first plane with tourists flew from Yemelyanovo airport to Burgas (Bulgaria). Charter flights were arranged by PEGAS Touristik tour operator together with Ikar Airlines. For Krasnoyarsk this direction is new.
24-hour bus service to Yemelyanovo airport is launched on June 5
New intercity bus No. 635 runs between the city and Yemelyanovo airport since June 5. For convenience of the passengers the bus service runs not only in the morning, afternoon and evening but also at night.
Yemelyanovo airport won the award for “Great contribution to performance improvement”
“Airport” Association of Civil Aviation announced the results of “The best airport of the CIS” 2013 contest.
In general, passenger traffic for April, 2014 was consistent with the results of the previous year. On domestic routes, there was an increase in volume terms for flights to Moscow (+ 7%) and Irkutsk (+ 14%). For Krasnoyarsk-Yekaterinburg, there has also been a rise in passenger traffic (+ 16%) due to an increase of the number of flights after launching the regular programme of Yamal Airlines at the end of 2013.
Yemelyanovo Airport congratulated pilots-veterans
Each year on the eve of May 9, Yemelyanovo Airport holds a meeting with former employees of civil aviation of the wartime years. They are not just veterans but also workers of the home front, honoured pilots of the USSR. There are 14 of them who still show their impressive will to life, most of them are over 90 years old.
Yemelyanovo Airport in tribute to the fallen pilots’ memory
On May 7, staff of Yemelyanovo Airport, cadets of the Krasnoyarsk branch of St Petersburg State University of Civil Aviation, and students of Reshetnev Siberian State Aerospace University gathered near the monument to pilots who died in WWII to lay wreaths to the mass grave.