Khujand Airport

Khujand International Airport (IATA: LBD, ICAO: UTDL) is an airport serving Khujand, the second-largest city in Tajikistan. Khujand was formerly known as Leninabad (during the Soviet era); hence the IATA code LBD. It is located out of the city, in the nearby town of Chkalovsk.

Khujand International Airport

Фурудгоҳи Байналмилалии Хуҷанд

Furudgohi Bajnalmilalii Xuçand
Khujand (LBD - UTDL) AN2218848.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
ServesKhujand
LocationChkalovsk, Tajikistan
Hub forSomon Air
Elevation AMSL442 m / 1,450 ft
Coordinates40°12′55″N 069°41′41″E / 40.21528°N 69.69472°E / 40.21528; 69.69472
Map
LBD is located in Tajikistan
LBD
LBD
Location of airport in Tajikistan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 3,200 10,499 Asphalt
08/26 1,650 5,413 Grass
Source: AIP Tajikistan[1]

FacilitiesEdit

The airport resides at an elevation of 442 m above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 08/26 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,200 x 50 m.

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
China Southern Airlines Ürümqi
Nordwind Airlines Kazan[2]
S7 Airlines Moscow–Domodedovo, Daşoguz, Novosibirsk
SCAT Airlines Shymkent, Taraz
Somon Air Dushanbe, Kazan, Krasnodar, Moscow–Domodedovo, Nizhnevartovsk,[3] Novosibirsk, Saint Petersburg, Sochi, Surgut,[3] Yekaterinburg[4]
Ural Airlines Barnaul,[5] Kaluga,[6] Kazan, Krasnoyarsk–Yemelyanovo, Moscow–Zhukovsky,[7] Nizhnevartovsk, Perm, Samara, Yekaterinburg
Seasonal: Ufa
Utair Surgut, Tyumen
Yamal Airlines Moscow–Zhukovsky

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ AIP Tajikistan Archived 31 March 2013 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Liu, Jim (16 April 2019). "Nordwind schedules new Central Asia service in 2Q19". Routesonline. Retrieved 16 April 2019.
  3. ^ a b Liu, Jim (15 July 2019). "Somon Air expands Khudzhand network in S19". Routesonline. Retrieved 15 July 2019.
  4. ^ Summer 2014 Timetable, "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 10 May 2016. Retrieved 21 May 2016.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ Liu, Jim. "Ural Airlines adds Barnaul – Khudzhand link from late-Oct 2019". Routesonline. Retrieved 24 September 2019.
  6. ^ Пядушкин, Максим (21 October 2015). "Калужский аэропорт примет первые регулярные международные рейсы в ноябре". ATO.ru. Retrieved 22 October 2015.
  7. ^ Liu, Jim (4 October 2016). "Ural Airlines schedules Zhukovsky launch in W16". Routesonline. Retrieved 4 October 2016.

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