International Chisinau airport is the single international airport of the Republic of Moldova, through which are performed different international transportations of passengers, airmail, and goods.
The airport is situated at a distance of 12 km South-West from the center of the city. The airport has a track of 3950 m length, the necessary equipment for regular non-stop exploitation. It is capable to receive all types of airplanes.
More than 20 airline companies (Air Moldova, Air Moldova International, Moldavian Airlines, Tarom, Transaero, Tyrolean Airways, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, etc.) are making the flights from this airport to more than 18 countries. During 2002 the international Chisinau airport has accomplished more than 11000 flights.
Every day the number of passengers increases. In 2002 it was approximately 300 thousand persons. The international Chisinau airport offers to its passengers high quality services.
The passengers may drink a cup of coffee, buy some souvenirs, and different other goods in “Duty Free” shops.
The passengers that appreciate time and comfort may use the services of VIP hall. The main services of this hall:
- easier control procedure
- special comfort, before the flight
- special transfer to the airplane