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Crimea to get new airport in Sevastopol in 2016

Crimea will have a second commercial airport in 2016. It will be located near the city of Sevastopol, with chartered business flights planned by the end of 2015 and regular passenger flights by March or April 2016.

Sevastopol.
Sevastopol. Image by Alexxx Malev / CC BY 2.0

It is estimated that the airport will be able to service half a million passengers annually. Currently Crimea has only one airport, located in the regional capital Simferopol. Read more: themoscowtimes.com