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Karim Massimov gets acquainted with security system of airports and train stations in EKR

16 August 2016, 16:15
East Kazakhstan Region
Photo: Официальный сайт Премьер-Министра РК

On the instruction of the Head of State the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan controls the security systems of airports of the country.  

Security issues of strategically important objects of transport infrastructure, especially airports and railway stations are paid special attention in Kazakhstan.

At the meetings of the Security Council the President Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke about the need to ensure and enhance the security of transport infrastructure facilities.

The mayor of the East Kazakhstan Danial Akhmetov informed the Prime minister about the airport security system, railway and bus stations in the region.

The EKR has two airports - Semey and Ust-Kamenogorsk.

In Semey airport K. Massimov also familiarized with the reconstruction of the runway, taxiway and terminal.

Semey Airport  is located on the area of ​​3500 square meters and employs 136 people. The airport was put into operation in 1982, the capacity of the terminal amounts to 57.421 thousand passengers.

The capacity of  the airport in Ust-Kamenogorsk is 200 passengers per hour, the total area of ​​the terminal - 2 834.6 sq. meters.