Zhoghovurd: First flight at Stepanakert airport due in the coming days
10:38 – 20.10.12
Nagorno Karabakh Prime Minister Ara Harutunyan told the paper that the
first flight at Stepanakert airport is due to take place in the coming
days. The NKR PM says it will be a technical flight. He said it is
early to speak about passenger transportation.
Head of the NKR civil aircraft department Dmitry Adbashyan said that
there are still some small issues, but voiced hope that they will soon
be solved and by the end of the year the flights will be implemented
and Yerevan-Stepanakert flight will take place. The paper reminds that
in response to Azerbaijani threats, Serzh Sargsyan stated that he will
be the first passenger but now does not hurry to keep the promise.
As it is seen the Stepanakert airport is already ready for
exploitation. Asked whether Serzh Sargsyan is ready to implement his
promise, his spokesperson said mass media will be informed about it at
From: A. Papazian