The Prime Minister Karim Massimov checked the safety of Pavlodar Airport

06 August 2016, 18:30
Pavlodar Region

On behalf of the Head of State, the Prime Minister Karim Massimov got acquainted with the security system of the Pavlodar Airport

The President Nursultan Nazarbayev said about the necessity  to provide and strengthen security measures in the country at the meeting of the Security Council on 10 June and 18 July of the current year.

"It is necessary to equip all airports, bus and railway stations with modern inspection systems yards - quality video surveillance following the example of other countries. All these measures should not create inconvenience for the citizens, " the head of state noted.

The instruction on the strengthening of security measures in view of the threats of terrorism was sent to all relevant organizations, including the airports and the airlines of Kazakhstan.

During trips to the regions K. Massimov controls security issues in the transport infrastructure. So, the Prime Minister has inspected the airports of Aktobe, Karaganda, Taldykorgan, Kostanai and familiarized with the reconstruction of the airport of Petropavlovsk.

In Pavlodar, Karim Massimov visited the airport waiting room, place of  screening of passengers and luggage. The Prime Minister reported on the engineering and technical strength and the anti-terrorist protection of the object.

JSC "Pavlodar Airport" was commissioned in 1972, it was renovated in 2011. Currently, it provides regular flights to Almaty, Astana, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Minsk, Sochi, Antalya and other domestic and international destinations.

The capacity of the terminal is 200 passengers per hour, terminal - to 100 passengers per hour. The airport complex is provided with the necessary equipment and personnel to service the aircraft, passengers.