Airport in Makhachkala
Uytash - the airport in Makhachkala is located 16 kilometers from the capital of Dagestan, closer to the city of Kaspiysk. The runway of the airline, covered with reinforced concrete, has a length of 2.6 kilometers. The airport has first class status and is capable of accepting aircraft of any type, from small to wide-body Boeing 737 types..
The airport cooperates with ten airlines of the world, among them the well-known Russian carriers VIM-Avia, UTair, Ak Bars Aero and others. The passenger traffic of the air harbor is more than 400 thousand passengers per year.
The airfield of the enterprise is also used by aviation of the Federal Security Service of Russia and the Ministry of Internal Affairs..
Today the airport in Makhachkala serves direct flights to Istanbul, Dubai, Aktay, Moscow, St. Petersburg and other cities in Russia and abroad. Ticket prices have dropped significantly lately due to organic business management.
Until recently, the airport in Makhachkala was the main hub of the company. «Dagestan Airlines». An airline is currently deployed here «RusLine».
In the future, the airline plans to open air transportation to Minvody, Vladikavkaz, Sochi and Astrakhan. The fleet of cars is being renewed, negotiations are underway with new air carriers. The main goal of the airport in Makhachkala is to restore low-cost air links to popular tourist countries.
Service and services
All conditions for a comfortable stay of passengers have been created on the territory of the Uytash airport complex. There are cozy waiting rooms, a first-aid post, a mother and child room, a left-luggage office, duty-free shops, cafeterias and ATMs. Organized work of ticket offices, currency exchange offices. There is a parking lot for personal vehicles at the station square. For recreation, just a hundred meters from the terminal building there is a hotel «The airport». You can order a hotel room via the Internet or by phone.
You can get from the Uytash airport parking lot to the city of Kaspiysk by minibus, from where you can get to the capital of Dagestan with a change. City taxi services also offer their services for transporting passengers. Knowing the specifics of these places, you need to take into account the fact that usually taxi drivers fill all the seats in the car, so sometimes you have to wait.