Poltava Airport accepted his first passenger flight after the reconstruction, Novyny Poltavshchyny reports.
About 30 tourists, enthusiasts of aviation from Europe, America and China have arrived at the refreshed airport on Yak-40 plane of Motor Sich air company from Zaporozhye.
'We are for the first time in Poltava. We enjoyed the flight. We were greeted by the girls in the national costumes. We will see rare planes in the Aviation Museum in Poltava,' Jeroen Keizer, a tourist from the Netherlands claimed.
The airport received the status of international on December 20, 2017.
The reconstruction of the international airport was started in 2018 and included the renovation of the platform, the airstrip, and passenger terminal.