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Magnitogorsk International Airport

Magnitogorsk International Airport (Russian: Международный аэропорт Магнитогорск) (IATA: MQF, ICAO: USCM) (also given as Magnitogorsk West) is an airport in Bashkortostan, Russia located 19 km west of Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk Oblast. It services medium-sized airliners. In 2017, 193,175 passengers passed through the Magnitogorsk airport.

Magnitogorsk International Airport

Международный аэропорт Магнитогорск
Magnitigorsk Airport logo.svg
Airport typePublic
OperatorFSUE "Magnitogorsk Air Enterprise"
LocationMagnitogorsk, Russia
Elevation AMSL436 m / 1,430 ft
Coordinates53°23′36″N 058°45′24″E / 53.39333°N 58.75667°E / 53.39333; 58.75667Coordinates: 53°23′36″N 058°45′24″E / 53.39333°N 58.75667°E / 53.39333; 58.75667
USCM is located in Chelyabinsk Oblast
Airport in Chelyabinsk region
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 3,250 10,663 Concrete
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

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Accidents and incidentsEdit

  • On 31 August 1972, an Ilyushin Il-18 operating Aeroflot Flight 558 crashed after failing to land due to an onboard fire.[5]


  1. ^ Airport information for USCM at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. ^ Airport information for MQF at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ L, J (28 November 2012). "AEROFLOT Resumes Magnitogorsk Service from late-May 2013". Routesonline / Routes. Retrieved 28 November 2012.
  4. ^ "S7 Airlines открывает новые межрегиональные рейсы из Новосибирска". S7 Airlines. Retrieved 3 December 2019.
  5. ^ "Катастрофа Ил-18В Казахского УГА близ Магнитогорска (борт CCCP-74298), 31 августа 1972 года. // - авиационные происшествия, инциденты и авиакатастрофы в СССР и России - факты, история, статистика". Retrieved 2017-10-11.

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