Technical issues being regulated in Stepanakert Airport17:20, 9 January, 2013
YEREVAN, JANUARY 9, ARMENPRESS. The Civil Aviation Department of the Government of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic assures that the Stepanakert Airport will indispensably realize flights. In a conversation with "Armenpress" the Head of Civil Aviation Department of the Government of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Dmitri Atbashyan stated this. According to the Head of Civil Aviation Department of the Government of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Dmitri Atbashyan the requalification of the airport staff is in process now. Alongside with this, Dmitri Atbashyan stated that the administration of the airport is presently engaged in the regulation of a row of technical questions. Presumably, ticket of Stepanakert-Yerevan flight will cost AMD 18-19, 000. Dmitri Atbashyan did not want to mention the exact number of the airplanes of the airport.
Stepanakert Airport is 10 km away from Stepanakert city. It was built in 1974 and generally used to receive flights from Yerevan and Baku. During Nagorno Karabakh War the airport served to the military purposes.