The Zaporozhye airport will open for reception of airplanes dirt lane on April 28 after a 10-day break. This was stated by Director of the airport Victor Biskupsky, reports Avianews.
The main concrete runway is planned to open on 10 may, approximately ten days later than previously planned, he said.
We will remind, in the Zaporozhye airport closed for repair the main runway on March 26. Because of this, regular flights to Zaporozhye stopped, all airlines with the exception of Motor Sich, which continued to fly on the An-140 and An-24 with a dirt strip in Kiev and Minsk. 18 APR dirt of GDP soaked because of the difficult weather conditions and the airport has temporarily ceased to accept and send all the flights.
According to the Director of the airport, that inclement weather was the main reason for extending the main runway.