The first bucket of excavator on the construction site took
In late September Kaluga Branch of Federal State Unitary Enterprise "State ATS at Spetsstroy Russia" started the excavation on the site of the future "vzletku." According to experts, the airfield complex subsiding soils, which have to be replaced.
Helicopter air base in Korenovsk is a long time, but technically it does not meet the modern requirements of aviation. As part Regiment dozens of attack helicopters, and is the most advanced — MI-28 and SC-52. In this case, 2/3 of an air base — it's just groomed soil in the spring or autumn floods such coverage significantly limits the ability of the air base.
In Korenovsk is building a modern military airfield with a 2.5 km strip on which to take any military planes and helicopters — take off and land in all weather conditions. Builders — General Directorate of roads and airfields at Spetsstroy Russia — guaranteed 50-year life of the future of the airfield.
Works Korenovsk will be conducted in two phases. In the course of the first to be built helicopter parking areas, runways, platforms for testing engines, dissociating sites, platforms for learning take-off, landing, and for service. In total, to be concreted 356,000 square meters.
At the facility will be built-downspout drainage system and sewerage treatment facilities, shelters for flight technology and a complex of buildings and hangars. The power industry will have new heat and power networks, gas boiler. Along the perimeter of the airfield will be a new fence, equipped with the most modern means of observation and patrol road.
In the second phase of construction at the airport will be built Korenovsk runway length of 2.5 kilometers, the full range of airfield infrastructure facilities.
Just now FSUE "State ATS at Spetsstroy Russia" parallel the construction and renovation of 11 airports.