Tiksi Airport
Tiksi Airport

Tiksi Airport (Tiksi Airport). Official site.

Tiksi Airport is the air transport co-location unit, located in Yakutia, at a distance of 7 kilometers from the village of the same name.

Currently Tiksi Airport is experiencing is not the best of times, but still continues to function, taking not only military aircraft, but also civil aircraft.

Short story

Since its inception, it was used for the operative group of the Arctic based Tu-95.

In 1970-1980-ies since October began rolling snow on alternate aerodrome "Tiksi West", which since December has already had a stable runway surface. On a snowy runway makes strategic Tu-95, ZM.

With 1964 1975 of the year was the reconstruction of the airfield.

With 1986 year has begun reconstruction of the runway, which is due to funding problems was finished only 1995 year. Coverage of the new runway was made of reinforced concrete, with reinforced frame made armobetona.

With 2012, the airport stopped taking the aircraft. Radar systems were disabled and lamp signaling. The company "Polar Airlines" operates flights from Yakutsk to the settlement of Ust-Kuyga plane An-24. From the village of passengers on helicopters Mi-8 delivered in Tiksi.

Runway Tiksi Airport

Runway Tiksi Airport has a coating of concrete and aggregate total of its length is in meters at 3000 59 meters width, which in turn allows you to receive not only all types of helicopters and airplanes 2-4 class, in particular An-24, An-26, IL-76, Boeing 737, Tu-134, A-410 and other, lighter aircraft.

Infrastructure Tiksi Airport

In Tiksi airport infrastructure is virtually non-existent because of the lack of demand for the passengers. To get to the airport you can either by bus or by helicopter from the settlements of Yakutia, either on a personal road transport.

Nearest place of temporary residence is located directly at the airport - Hotel "Arctic", but if necessary, the hotel can also be booked directly in the village of Tiksi

  • Hotel "Seaman".

Route network Tiksi Airport

Route air service to the airport was reopened in Tiksi 2013 year after the airport for almost an entire year did not take civil aircraft. Currently, flights are carried out from here to Moscow and Yakutsk, with the assistance of airline "Yakutia". Currently, flights to other destinations are unused and in the near future expansion of the route network is not planned ..

Basic data:

  • It serves regional flights north-east Russia.

  • Coordinates of the airport: latitude 71.7, longitude 128.9.

  • All times are GMT (winter / summer): + 10 / + 10.

  • Country Airport location: Russia.

  • The number of airport terminals: 1.

  • IATA airport code: IKS.

  • ICAO airport code: UEST.

  • Internal code: TSI.

Tiksi Airport on the map:

Contact details:

  • Email the airport: pal@tiksi.sakha.ru.

  • Airport Fax: + 74116728497.

  • Telephone airport management: + 74116728499.

  • Airport mailing address: Polar Aviation, 4, Tiksi-3, Bulunsky District, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russia, 678403.

  • Tiksi Airport official website - is not the official site

Tiksi Airport schedule:

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