The first phase of the new airport «Simferopol» will pass in April

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Polynicotinate in fotosensasi in front of the terminal of the international airport Simferopol. Archival photoThe first phase of the new airport «Simferopol» will pass in April© RIA Novosti / Alexander Polynicotinate the image Bank

Construction of the first phase of the new airport «Simferopol» is conducted according to a schedule adopted together with the investors and will be completed by April next year, said Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Vitaly Nahlupin.

«The dynamics of work is obvious. Nice to see how the contractor performs and accelerates the momentum. We are pleased with our progress», — quotes the words Nahlupina, the press service of the government.

According to him, by April 2018 should be made the objects of the Federal program on the territory of the new airport terminal: all communications on water and electricity, «Krastelecom», respectively, and the investor needs to fulfil its obligations under the construction of the airport complex.

The construction of a new airport in Simferopol — the largest investment project in the Crimea, it is estimated at 32 billion rubles. It is planned that the modernization of Simferopol airport and the commissioning of the terminal will be completed by the summer tourist season 2018.