Oral International Airport To Be Repaired

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Reconstruction of Uralsk Airport (Oral International Airport) will cost KZT one billion, mgorod.kz wrote.

“The building needs to be repaired and the Mayor’s Office is already working on the issue. The money will be allocated on repayable basis. We will be able to return the money within 10-12 years”, – General Director of the airport Hayretdin Raskaliyev told.

The repair will start in the next year. The building of the Ural airport was built in 1972. Earlier about KZT 7 billion was allocated from the national budget for repair of the landing runway. Reconstruction for lengthening and expansion of the flight runway was finished in 2015.

The Uralsk Airport is a medium airport located in Kazakhstan serving the area of Uralsk, Oral, Kazakhstan.

Remind, that after the conflict with the owners of the airport “Air Astana” and “Scat” routes from Uralsk to popular destinations Astana, Almaty, Atyrau, Aktau, were closed. It was established the affiliated company «Bek Air». According to Forbes Kazakhstan, the airline belongs to dollar multimillionaire Sultan Narbol (and 30% of Bek Air belong to a Dutch entity). His now late father Sarybai Kalmurzayev was a high-rank official in the country’s current leader, Nursultan Nazarbaev’s team. It resumed flights with the condition of the monthly payments of 10 million KZT.