Tag: Samarkand International Airport

Samarkand International Airport celebrates first anniversary of terminal opening

Samarkand International Airport (SKD/UTSS) has celebrated the first anniversary of its terminal opening. Operated by Air Marakanda in partnership with Uzbekistan Airports, the first public-private partnership in the history of Uzbekistan aviation is now looking ahead to welcoming more airlines ...

Air Marakanda Joins Airports Council International Europe

Air Marakanda Joins Airports Council International Europe

Air Marakanda, the operator of Samarkand International Airport (‘SKD’), announces it received silver membership at the European branch of Airports Council International (‘ACI Europe’), the only global membership organization for airport operators and associations. ACI Europe currently rep...

Samarkand International Airport Welcomes First Direct Flight by UAE National Carrier – Flydubai

Samarkand International Airport (SKD) today welcomed its inaugural direct flight from Dubai operated by UAE national carrier - flydubai. The plane landed at Samarkand International Airport greeted by the traditional water cannon salute. A delegation led by flydubai’s Chief Executive Officer - G...

Samarkand International Airport launches E-Gate passport control system

Following extensive testing, Samarkand International Airport has launched the first E-gate border control system in the Republic of Uzbekistan. The E-gate software and hardware system, developed by an Uzbekistan company under contract with the border troops of  the State Security Service of Uzbe...

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