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Yakutsk International Airport

  • Country/Region: Flag of Russian Federation Russian Federation
  • Telephone: +7 4112 49 10 91
  • Website: yks.aero
  • PAX: 908,000
  • IATA: YKS
  • ICAO: UEEE

About The Airport

Yakutsk International Airport — an international airport in the Far Eastern Federal District in the North-East of Russia. Located 7 km from the city center of Yakutsk.

Yakutsk International Airport provides servicing for airlines, passengers, handles baggage, cargo and air-mail. We serve regional, country-wide and international flights. 

The airport has certification of appropriateness for providing international flights of aircrafts without take-off mass restrictions. Technical parameters of the runway with modernized surface and lighting equipment were positively marked more than one by specialists and foreign airlines representatives.

Yakutsk International Airport is a hub for Yakutia and Polar Airlines.

It is the only airport on the permafrost, which is the range for testing new aerotechnics in low temperature conditions.

Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: Aeroflot, S7, Yakutia, Polar Airlines, Alrosa
  • Number of Serving Airlines: 9
  • Number of Direct Destinations: 35
  • Number of Terminals: 2
  • Number of Runways: 1
  • Length of Main Runway (m): 3400 x 60m
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 0.95
  • Cargo Tonnes (p.a.): 13 084
  • Ownership: Government of Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
  • Operational Opening Hours: Monday: 05:00–00:00; Tuesday–Saturday: 24 hour; Sunday: 00:00–14:00
  • Total Catchment Population: 960 000
  • Urban Population: 399 000
  • Aircraft Parking Stands: 38 (airplanes) + 4 (helicopters)