In the territory of the Rostov region new international airport of federal importance "Rostov-on-Don Airport (Platov)" which construction is completed in 2017, and the regional airport Taganrog — Southern (Taganrog) works.
International airport Rostov-on-Don (Platov)
The international Airport Rostov-on-Don (Platov) began the work on December 07, 2017, having replaced the airport of Rostov-on-Don put into operation in 1925. Full translation of flights from the airport Rostov-on-Don in the Platov airport is made, (a transfer is made without interruption in performance of flights).
Operational characteristics of the airport:
Runway extent – 3600 m.
The area of the passenger terminal – 50,000 sq.m.
Capacity – 2000 pass / hour.
Quantity of telescopic ladders – 9.
The number of places of parking of aircrafts – 45.
Processing of cargoes – 20 thousand tons per year.
The parking – 2500 parking places.
Airport the Southern Taganrog
The Taganrog airfield (Youzhny) according to the order of the Government of the Russian Federation of 25.12.2007 No. 1909-r, is airfield of joint basing and also has certificate No. 97-s and the complex certificate of conformity issued by the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation.
Besides civil aviation, the airfield is used by experimental aircraft (is testing facilities of PJSC TANTK im. G. M. Beriyeva).
The airfield is capable to accept all types of aircrafts of the state and civil aviation.
Characteristics of airfield:
IVPP (a runway with an artificial covering) – reinforced tsementobeton, 56 cm thick.
IVPP length – 2,807 m, width – 56 m.
The class of airfield "B", is capable to accept all types of aircrafts.
Air terminal: capacity is 50 passengers an hour.
Now passenger traffic is not carried out.