First aircrafts landed on new airportSociety
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Aircrafts of national airlines including MIAT Mongolian Airlines, Hunnu Air and Eznis Airways were landed on the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport at Khushig Valley on July 5 during the ceremony to launch a new airport management project.
B737-800 aircraft of MIAT Airlines, operated by a crew headed by S.Amarsaikhan, made its first flight. He reported Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh that the flight became successful.
Mr. S.Amarsaikhan said, “We, pilots are happy with having a new airport. For the old airport, it was limited to receive airplanes due to only one entry of flights. Thanks to construction of the new airport, it has been possible for many domestic and foreign civilian aircrafts to land.”