Airport Sochi (Adler)— the largest assembly of local and international airlines in the Southern Federal District of Russia. International Airport "Sochi" is a group of "Basel Aero." Scheduled and charter flights from Sochi perform more than 35 airlines. Airport’s route network includes more than 50 domestic and international destinations.
Reconstruction of the airport began in 2006 and included the construction of a new passenger terminal, renovation of the runway, construction of the adjacent territory. For the reconstruction of "Sochi International Airport" company "Basic Element" has spent about 6 billion rubles. As part of the program "Modernization of transport system of the South of Russia" public investment in the reconstruction of the two runways were 9 billion rubles.
The new terminal building has 3 floors with a total area of 57,000 square meters and is one of the largest in Russia. Possibility of parking over 1,000 cars. Bandwidth — 2,500 passengers night.
Presentation of the new terminal of the airport of Sochi, which was the first put in service subject to the 2014 Olympic Games, held in Sochi in September 2010. Launch of the new terminal is the first stage in the preparation of Sochi airport to the Olympic Games in 2014. "Our next step will be to complete the construction of landing gallery with 10 boarding bridges. By 2012 there will be further increased the airport’s capacity to 3.8 million passengers a day, which will quickly and provide quality service to all visitors and participants of the Olympic Games in 2014, and it comfortably transport hub for all visitors to Sochi after the Olympics ", — Said General Director of "Basel Aero" Sergei Liharev.