The first international flight arrived to the airport in Sabetta
9:15 10 марта 2016
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The first aircraft that fulfilled the international flight along the route Beijing – Sabetta – Moscow arrived to the airport in Sabetta. It was registered by employees of Yamal-Nenets customs service. 4 people arrived to the settlement Sabetta, as TASS informs.
Permanent zones of customs control were created in the international airport. They include premises situated on the first storey of the airport complex and a place for parked aircrafts.
Construction of the runway with the length 2700 meters was completed in Sabetta in December of 2014 for fulfillment of the project “Yamal LNG”. The airport of Sabetta was input to operation on the 2nd of February 2015. In July the airport received the international status. Earlier the airport received only domestic flights.
“Yamal LNG” fulfills the project of building of the plant on production of liquefied natural gas with the capacity 16 million and 500 thousand tons of LNG per year on resource base of the South-Tambey field. The beginning of production of liquefied natural gas is planned for 2017. It will last as minimum during 35 years.