Airport in Engels completed construction of the second runway


The new runway length of 3.5 thousand meters and the width – 65 meters, capable of receiving all types of the armament of the Russian Air Force aircraft, built on the airfield in Engels in the Saratov region, Air Force Commander Colonel-General Viktor Bondarev told reporters on Thursday.
“The new runway is needed for the organization of flight crews of long-range aircraft. It will take the most modern aircraft far, military transport and other types of aircraft. All types of aircraft that are in service, and even promising aviation systems will be able to take off and comfortable landing on this band,” said Bondarev.


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