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The head of Primorye asked for help from the government for Vladivostok airport
The acting governor of the Primorsky Territory, Andrey Tarasenko, asked the government of the country to include Vladivostok international airport in the state program "Development of the Russian transport system". According to him, for continuous operation of the airport, it is necessary to reconstruct the runway with 2019 for 2022 years.
At the airport Knevichi, where Vladivostok International Airport is based, there are two runways. One of them is working. It was built in 2011 on the eve of the APEC summit. Then the length of the strip was increased to 3,5 km. This allowed all types of aircraft to be accepted. However, in 2022 the scheduled period of its capital repairs will come. The work will take from one year to 1,5 years, for this period the airport will not be able to receive airplanes.
Another strip was built in 1985 year. In 2012, it was shut down for maintenance. To exclude the suspension of the work of Knevichi Airport, the head of Primorye, and requests that the reconstruction of the 2 strip be included in the state program.