The passenger arrived in Kharkiv from Dortmund.
Preparatory work is underway at the construction site.
The contract with the Altis Construction company was recently terminated.
The airport’s runway will be upgraded.
However, no Ukrainian airport is on the list of the 100 best airports in the world.
It is the first runway to be built in Ukraine in the past 10 years.
The volume of passenger traffic through the Kharkiv airport has increased for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Charter flights accounted for most of the passenger traffic.
The Boryspil airport was the 14th largest airport in Europe in terms of passenger traffic in the first four months of 2021, entering the top 15 for the first time.
The construction work will increase the length of the runway by 460 meters to 2,770 meters.
The volume of passenger traffic through the airport reduced by almost 30% during the period from January to April this year.
The working name of the new airport is Mukacheve-3.
Motor Sich Airlines performed the flight, using an An-24 aircraft.
Ukrainian airlines’ passenger volumes reduced by 44% during this period.
A private investor is simultaneously building a new terminal complex at the airport.
The Boryspil international airport’s Commercial Director Heorhii Zubko discusses the measures that the airport intends to implement during the reconstruction of its second runway and the other infrastructure projects that have a chance of starting soon.
The project provides for upgrade of the class of the airfield, allowing at least ICAO CAT II ILS aircraft approach and landing.
During the tender for construction of the airfield, the company offered to perform the construction work at a cost 30.6% lower than the expected cost.
The contract with the winner will be signed in accordance with the law on public procurement.
This is stated in data from the State Aviation Service.