Airport in Grozny
The international airport in Grozny is the only interstate airline in the Republic of Chechnya, located on the northern outskirts of the city of the same name. The airport runway with a length of 2.5 kilometers is equipped with a modern light signaling system «Trunkson», radio beacon system for instrumental approach of aircraft ILS and meteorological system KRAMS, all this allows the airline to receive and dispatch aircraft without interruption, with a high degree of security.
The air harbor serves major Russian airlines «RusLine», «UTair Aviation», «Grozny-Avia», carrying out air transportation to Moscow, St. Petersburg, Surgut and other large cities of Russia, as well as with the company «Dexter» - air taxi, which provides regular delivery of passengers to Mineralnye Vody.
The technological capabilities of the airline allow it to accept for service aircraft of all types with a cargo weight of up to 170 tons.
The first air cargo and postal transportation was carried out by Grozny airport in 1937 on U-2 and R-5 airplanes, at the same time medical and agricultural flights began to be operated. Until 1977, the airline had only an unpaved runway, allowing it to receive small aircraft.
At the end of the 70s, after a large-scale reconstruction, the updated airport complex began to accept for service the modern Tu-134 aircraft, connecting the region by air with major cities of the Soviet Union..
The 90s brought hard tests to the enterprise. Its entire infrastructure was seriously damaged during the fighting. But by the beginning of the 2000s, the airport, rebuilt almost from scratch, resumed freight and passenger traffic. In 2009, the enterprise received the status of an international.
Service and services
The passenger terminal of Grozny airport has modern facilities for comfortable and safe passenger service. In addition to the standard set of services, there is a dedicated service for business class passengers, who are offered separate check-in and baggage handling, without queues and unnecessary formalities, superior waiting rooms with a meeting room and the provision of office services, as well as free Internet.
Special treatment for passengers with disabilities. The qualified personnel of the airline organizes a meeting and escort for passengers who are unable to move independently. On the territory of the airport there are overpasses for the movement of disabled people - wheelchair users.
Regular buses, fixed-route and city taxis operate regularly from the station square to Grozny.