“Norilsk Nickel” will invest 12 billion rubles in the reconstruction of the airport in the Arctic


KRASNOYARSK, February 20. “Norilsk Nickel” will invest in the Arctic reconstruction of Alykel airport (Norilsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai) 12 billion rubles. This was announced by Vice-President Elena Bezdenezhnykh during the Krasnoyarsk economic forum (KEF).

“Reconstruction of Alykel – sharing with government project. Invest 12 billion rubles. We are talking about the reconstruction of the runway. A significant project from the point of view of security,” she said.

Cash-strapped added that budgetary investments amount to 9 billion roubles. Work now at the design stage.

Alykel is the main airport of the North of Krasnoyarsk region, through the air communication of Norilsk to the “mainland”. Was commissioned in 1969. Ridership is 500 thousand people per year. Reconstruction of planar structures of airports (runways, runway lighting, apron, taxiway) was conducted in 1980-1985.

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Krasnoyarsk economic forum 2016. February 20. Text the translational