The authorities of the Altai Republic, the subject of the Russian Federation located in the Siberian Federal District of the country, announced a public tender for the construction of an international airfield in the airport of the town of Gorno-Altaysk.
The project cost is estimated at 42 m roubles ($667,000).
According to the tender documentation, published on Tuesday on a website of public purchases, bidding applications for the tender are received until the 8th of August 2016.
The winner will engage in the construction of a passenger terminal of international air lines, a freight terminal of domestic air lines, as well as engineer supply operations’ premises. The contractor will also have to extend a parking ramp.
The construction work is scheduled to begin in 2017.
“Gorno-Altaysk” city airport is situated 6 km westward of the capital’s center. In 2015, the facility accepted 66,600 passengers and served 960 flights.