Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany)

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport.wikipedia
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Boryspil International Airport

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport. In 1959, the larger Boryspil International Airport was built near the city of Boryspil, gradually replacing Zhuliany as the main airport serving Kyiv.
It is one of two passenger airports that serve Kyiv along with the smaller Zhulyany Airport.

Wizz Air

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On 27 March 2011, Wizz Air, the locally-pioneering low cost airline, moved all its operations to "Zhuliany" from the Boryspil Airport, - starting the new era of around-the-clock flights at the airport and increasing the passenger traffic by 15 to 20%.

Kiev

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport.
Kiev is served by two international passenger airports: the Boryspil Airport located 30 km away, and the smaller, municipally owned Zhulyany Airport on the southern outskirts of the city.

Igor Sikorsky

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport.
On March 22, 2018 the Kiev City Council officially renamed Kiev International Airport to "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport Zhuliany".

Kiev Aircraft Repair Plant 410

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* A major aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul company, the so-called Kiev Aircraft Repair Plant 410, adjoins the airport.
Plant 410 Civil Aviation (Завод 410 цивільної авіації) is a Ukrainian aircraft services company, based in Kiev adjacent to the Kyiv Zhuliany International Airport.

Zhuliany

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It is owned by the municipality of Kiev and located in the Zhuliany neighbourhood, about 7 km southwest of the city centre.
The Kyiv International Airport is located in the neighborhood.

Ukraine State Aviation Museum

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* In 2003, the Ukraine State Aviation Museum was created in one of the industrial estates neighboring the airport.
The State Aviation Museum is an aviation museum located next to Zhulyany Airport in Kiev, Ukraine.

Wizz Air Ukraine

In March 2015, Wizz Air Ukraine announced that it would cease operations leading to the cancellation of several routes from their base at the airport.
Wizz Air Ukraine was the Ukrainian division of the Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air based at Kyiv International Airport with additional minor operations out of Lviv International Airport.

List of airports in Ukraine

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Among the busiest airports are Boryspil Airport, Kyiv International Airport, Odessa International Airport.

Kiev Metro

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The last planned stage will connect the line to Kiev's Zhuliany airport and the residential districts on the way there.

Podilsko–Vyhurivska line

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Plans for the Podilsko-Vyhurivska Line, which is planned for construction elsewhere in the city, includes the Airport transfer station from the 'Zhulyany' Airport.
It will continue the line from the Railway station through the Solomianskyi Raion all the way across to the Kyiv International Airport at Zhuliany and the residential districts on the circular highway.

Airport

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport.

Ukraine

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Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) is one of the two passenger airports of the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the other being Boryspil International Airport.

Business jet

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Aside from facilitating regular passenger flights, Kyiv International Airport is also the main business aviation airport in Ukraine, and one of the busiest business aviation hubs in Europe.

Aeroflot

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The airport is known since 1923 as a military airfield that was co-used by the "Ukrpovitroshlyakh" ("Ukrainian Society of Air Communications") which in 1934 was completely integrated into Aeroflot as the latter's regional administration.

World War II

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The airport terminal was built only after World War II in 1949.

Boryspil

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In 1959, the larger Boryspil International Airport was built near the city of Boryspil, gradually replacing Zhuliany as the main airport serving Kyiv.

Post-Soviet states

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After Ukraine gained independence in 1991, "Kyiv" airport began receiving international flights from nearby countries (first from its former Soviet "domestic" destinations), increasingly so since the 2000s when Ukraine's civil aviation started booming.

Early 2012 European cold wave

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In 2012, the airport has managed to survive the European cold wave without major flight delays or cancellations.

Rail transport

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Surrounded by major railways, highways and residential districts, the airport has limited possibilities to expand its runway.

Highway

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Surrounded by major railways, highways and residential districts, the airport has limited possibilities to expand its runway.

Runway

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Surrounded by major railways, highways and residential districts, the airport has limited possibilities to expand its runway.

Maximum takeoff weight

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Therefore, it is limited in the weight of aircraft that are allowed to fly in the airport (currently up to Boeing 737/Airbus A320 type).