Begishevo Airport

Begishevo Airport
Begişevo Xalıqara Aeroportı / Бегишево Халыкара Аэропорты
Международный Аэропорт Бегишево
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator OAO Begishevo Airport
Serves Nizhnekamsk, Naberezhnye Chelny, Yelabuga
Location Nizhnekamsk, Russia
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 643 ft / 196 m
Coordinates 55°33′48″N 052°5′42″E / 55.56333°N 52.09500°E / 55.56333; 52.09500Coordinates: 55°33′48″N 052°5′42″E / 55.56333°N 52.09500°E / 55.56333; 52.09500
Website nbc.aero/
Map
NBC
Location of airport in Tatarstan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
04/22 8,166 2,489 Asphalt

Begishevo Airport (Tatar: Begişevo Xalıqara Aeroportı / Бегишево Халыкара Аэропорты, Russian: Аэропорт Бегишево) (IATA: NBC, ICAO: UWKE) is an airport in Russia located 19 km east of Nizhnekamsk, Tatarstan. It has a very large apron and a number of hangars and buildings.

History

The construction of Begishevo airport started in 1970 on initiative of Nizhnekamskneftekhim. A first, technical, flight was effected on December 25, 1971 on An-24 airplane. Regular flights within Tatarstan (Kazan, Chistopol, Muslyumovo, Aktanysh, Yelabuga) started in 1972. During next few years Begishevo airport established connections with the main cities of European Russia, Ukraine and Georgia. The airport obtained international status in 1998. In 2008, it became independent from Tatarstan Airlines as OAO Begishevo Airport.[1] 99.95% of its shares belong to OAO KAMAZ (as of June 30, 2011).[2]

Airlines and destinations

AirlinesDestinations
Aeroflot Moscow-Sheremetyevo, Simferopol
AtlasGlobal Seasonal charter: Antalya[3]
Azur AirSeasonal charter: Dalaman,[4] Dubai-International (begins 23 October 2018)
IzhaviaSeasonal: Anapa, Simferopol
KomiaviatransPerm, Samara, St Petersburg
NordaviaSeasonal: Simferopol
Nordwind Airlines Moscow-Sheremetyevo
Seasonal charter: Monastir[5]
OrenburzhyeNizhny Novgorod
Pobeda Moscow-Vnukovo
Seasonal: Sochi
RusLine Yekaterinburg
S7 AirlinesMoscow-Domodedovo[6]
SaraviaSeasonal: Anapa, Simferopol, Sochi

References

  1. History of Begishevo Airport
  2. Quarterly Report of the Company
  3. Liu, Jim (15 March 2018). "AtlasGlobal adds new Russian scheduled charters in S18". Routesonline. Retrieved 15 March 2018.
  4. Валеева, Альбина (2 February 2018). "Прямой рейс из Нижнекамска в Даламан откроют в мае". ntr-24.ru (in Russian). ТАТМЕДИА. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  5. "Открыта продажа туров из Бегишево в Тунис". nbc.aero (in Russian). Аэропорт «Бегишево». Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  6. "Аэропорт Бегишево в апреле начнет сотрудничать с S7 Airlines". business-gazeta.ru. 24 September 2014. Retrieved 19 December 2014.


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