Air communication with the regional center of Irkutsk Kazachinskoye near the Baikal-Amur Railway, which was interrupted for seven years, will resume on July 1. This was reported by the press service of the government of the Irkutsk region.
To restore the infrastructure of the airport, was closed in 2006, was created a municipal unitary enterprise "landing pad" Kazachinsko. "Runway updated the local administration, the region organized to attract an air carrier. They became Ulan-Ude airline PANH.
"This week on the Cessna Caravan aircraft airline PANH was performed technical flight from Irkutsk to Kazachinskoye-Irkutsk. Kazachinsko examined in the runway, the airport building. Now ready to organize regular air traffic", — assured the first deputy head of the regional Ministry of Housing Policy , energy and transport Arthur Suleimenova.
To operate flights Cessna Caravan, which seats nine passengers, will be three times a week. The cost of the ticket will be 2.5 thousand rubles time — about two hours.
According to the governor of the region Sergei Eroschenko whose words also lead to the press service, the next step should be to restore the airport Nizhneudinsk.
As previously noted, the small aircraft Irkutsk region will receive support from the federal budget. It is, in particular, to change the conditions for obtaining subsidies for fleet renewal.