April 25 at the St. Petersburg airport "Pulkovo" the official opening ceremony of the Center for business aviation "Pulkovo-3."
- The opening of the center for business aviation "Pulkovo-3" Photo: Michael Vahneev
"Pulkovo-3" — the first in the North-West region of the business aviation center providing a full range of services and has all the necessary infrastructure. The total area of the CBA "Pulkovo-3" is 100 000 square meters, on which the apron, passenger terminal building (4000 square meters), and more.
The opening ceremony was attended by Head of the Federal Agency for the Development of the state border of the Russian Federation Dmitry Bezdelov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of OAO "Vnukovo" Vitaly Vantsev, Chairman of the Board of directors of the "RusAero" Dmitry Merchants and General Director of the Business Aviation "Pulkovo-3" Sergey Pugin.
At the official opening ceremony was attended by more than 250 dignitaries (the owners and top menedzhement airlines operating at aircraft business aviation aircraft owners representatives, the administration of St. Petersburg, representatives of FATA "Russian Aviation", heads of partner companies, etc. etc.), both from St. Petersburg and Moscow, as well as from countries near and far abroad.
In addition, during the event reached an agreement with the leading airlines specializing in the performance of business aviation flights on long-term cooperation in aircraft maintenance in St. Petersburg in the center of the business aviation "Pulkovo-3."
Center business aviation airport "Pulkovo-3" is one of the largest complexes of business aviation in Russia. Its construction began in 2009. In the first phase of construction included the creation of the center of the platform and business aviation taxiway to connect the existing airport taxiway and the territory of the new platform. During the construction of the platform have been applied the latest technology, the coverage area was 68,900 square meters. m, the planned number of aircraft stationed -16 Boeing 737 and lower class. In this case, the technology is assumed that the laying of the coating should be carried out in a continuous loop, ie almost non-stop. Work on the construction of a taxiway conducted without interrupting the operation of the airport as a whole.
In the second phase of construction of the building was erected by the terminal center for business aviation "Pulkovo-3". Also, in the near future will be built hangar complex area of 2,781 square meters. m.dlya installation class 3 aircraft Boeing 737, parking garage construction equipment, an area of 1,052 sq.m. and pumping station fire. Currently, the project documentation for these objects pass the state examination.
Investments in the center of the business aviation "Pulkovo-3 'was about 2.8 billion rubles.