JSC “Terminal Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk” plans to build in 2019 in the top of the “Mountain air” new air terminal complex with multilevel Parking and a hotel at the airport of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Investment in the project will amount to 4.2 billion rubles, is planned to employ 110 people. It is reported by JSC “Corporation of development of the Far East”.
The establishment of the terminal will attract more airlines and expand the accepted types of aircraft. “Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk needs to build a new modern terminal building of 2,000 passengers per hour in peak (including existing capacity), provided with all the modern advances that will also allow to increase the comfort and speed of passenger service. We can already see an increase in the number of passengers arriving to the island. Ridership in 2010 increased by about 28%,” – commented General Director of JSC “Terminal Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk”, Nikita Polonsky.
According to the Government Decision no. 200 of 17 March 2016 THOR “Mountain air” has a tourism specialization. “Sakhalin island has a large tourist potential. The implementation of such a major infrastructure project like the construction of a new, comfortable air-terminal complex will give a new impetus to development of tourism”, – said General Director of JSC “CRDW” Denis Tikhonov.
To date, the development Corporation Far East received 6 applications for projects in the top of the “Mountain air”. The amount of investment is 9.9 billion rubles, it is planned to employ about 500 people.