Experts: the Airport in Irkutsk is considered one of the most complicated in Russia
As employees of the Irkutsk airport, their native " speak; the house “ among pilots it is considered one of the most complicated in Russia. And recently conducted researches only confirm these conclusions.
According to experts, the reasons “ not comfortable reception “ planes the Irkutsk airport a little. The first - that it is located not too successfully. And business not only in height of 600 metres above sea level. From - for an abrupt bend of landing approach planes should fall practically on a strip. Besides, low atmospheric pressure from - for features of district affects work of engines.
And still an important detail - the airport is located directly in city boundaries, from - for what to maneuver at decrease or a set of speed to pilots it is necessary directly over inhabited quarters. Besides, the Irkutsk airport is in a close environment of garages and other economic constructions that hardly promotes increase of safety of flights.
After air crashes in 2001 - 2003 reconstruction in which which course take off and landing of planes have been developed towards Baikal here has been spent, and take-off - the landing strip is extended.
it is obvious, insufficiently.