Begişevo Xalıqara Aeroportı / Бегишево Халыкара Аэропорты
Международный Аэропорт Бегишево
|Operator||OAO Begishevo Airport|
|Serves||Nizhnekamsk, Naberezhnye Chelny, Yelabuga|
|Elevation AMSL||643 ft / 196 m|
Location of airport in Tatarstan
Sources: Russian Federal Air Transport Agency (see also provisional 2018 statistics)
Begishevo Airport (Tatar: Begişevo Xalıqara Aeroportı / Бегишево Халыкара Аэропорты, Russian: Аэропорт Бегишево) (IATA: NBC, ICAO: UWKE) is an airport in Russia located 19 km east of Nizhnekamsk, Tatarstan. It has a very large apron and a number of hangars and buildings.
The construction of Begishevo airport started in 1970 on initiative of Nizhnekamskneftekhim. A first, technical flight was effected on 25 December 1971 on an An-24 airplane. Regular flights within Tatarstan (Kazan, Chistopol, Muslyumovo, Aktanysh, Yelabuga) started in 1972. During the next few years, Begishevo Airport established connections with the main cities of European Russia, Ukraine and Georgia. The airport obtained international status in 1998. In 2008, it became independent from Tatarstan Airlines as OAO Begishevo Airport. 99.95% of its shares belong to OAO KAMAZ (as of 30 June 2011).
|Azur Air||Seasonal charter: Antalya, Dubai–International|
|Nordwind Airlines|| Moscow–Sheremetyevo|
Seasonal charter: Antalya, Monastir, Simferopol
|Pobeda||Moscow–Vnukovo, Saint Petersburg, Sochi|
|Ural Airlines||Seasonal charter: Antalya|