Bugulma Airport
Bugulma Airport

Bugulma Airport. Official site


Bugulma Airport, located in the Republic of Tatarstan, is a unit of regional air transport purposes. The airport itself was built in Bugulma 1937 year and was initially used as a military airfield, and then, out of it began to occur and civilian passenger air transportation.



Bugulma Airport is located in 7 kilometers from the same city, and provides not only the reception of aircraft, but also their maintenance and repair services for domestic aircraft and aircraft type Bombardier CRJ 100 \ 200.


Runway Bugulma Airport


Bugulma Airport has at its disposal two runways, one of which is unfinished. The length of the strip, which is used as a coating asphalt is 2000 meters and a width of 42 meters. Unfinished runway has a length in 2850 meters, its width in meters 45. It is expected that in the next years 5 second runway will be completed, thus enabling crush "air gates" Tatarstan larger planes.



To date, Bugulma Airport can take on all types of helicopters, as well as aircraft  An-24, An-28, An-72, Yak-40, Bombardier CRJ 100 \ 200 and more light aircraft.


Infrastructure Bugulma Airport


Due to its strategic location, as well as the small distance from the city, Bugulma Airport has a well-developed infrastructure.


On the territory of the airport is located:

  • A cafe;
  • Recreation area for passengers;
  • Superior Room;
  • The shops;
  • Hotel.


Directly from the city center in Bugulma airport can only be resorted to taxi services.


In early March 1986, during landing at the airport Bugulma crashed AN-24, which fly Moscow - Bugulma. The cause of the accident was the fault of the sensor off feathering. As a result of the fault plane began to perform a left turn, which led to the bank and clash with the runway. The accident killed the entire crew (4 people) and 34 passenger.

In late November 1991 the aircraft Kazan of the model AN-24 approach, performing flight Nizhnevartovsk - Bugulma. As a result of the negligence of the crew deicing system was not turned on. This led to icing stabilizer wing on landing at night. The aircraft collided with the ground, trying to go to the second round. All crew and passengers were killed 37.


Bugulma Airport on the map:


The route network Bugulma Airport


Currently Bugulma Airport operates three Russian carriers, including the airline "Ak Bars Aero"," UTair "and"IrAero". It should be assumed that after the commissioning of unfinished runway, the airport will cooperate with other carriers. To date, the airport flies to Surgut, Omsk, Nizhnevartovsk, Sochi, St. Petersburg, Kazan and other cities of the Russian Federation. Above all, the airport is also committed charter flights to various cities in Russia and abroad.


Basic data:

  • Serves regional flights in Tatarstan.

  • Airport coordinates: latitude 54.63, longitude 52.8.

  • GMT time zone (winter / summer): + 4 / + 4.

  • Country Airport location: Russia.

  • Number of airport terminals: 1.

  • IATA airport code: UUA.

  • ICAO airport code: UWKB.

  • Internal code: BUG.

  • Based airlines: Ak Bars Aero (Ak Bars Aero).


Contact details:

  • Email the airport: [email protected].

  • Airport Fax: +78559441504.

  • Airport information phone: +78559435236.

  • The mailing address of the airport: airport, Bugulma, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, 423230.


Bugulma Airport schedule:

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There are several mistakes in the text. Correct, please: It is assumed that within the next 5 years the second runway will be completed, thus allowing * to be * fixed *! "Air gate" of Tatarstan larger aircraft. Directly from the city center to Bugulma airport, can you ???? Only having resorted to services of a taxi.