Kazan international airport – successful 2014: prizes and awards
Kazan international airport won a number of awards in 2014. In anniversary year, when the airport celebrated its 35th anniversary, it got the highest award and became “The best regional airport of Russia and CIS” according to the independent research organization “Skytrax”!
Kazan international airport contribution to the road-transport industry development of the republic was marked with three state awards of the Republic of Tatarstan:
• the honorary title "Honored Worker of Transport of the Republic of Tatarstan" was conferred to Aleksey Starostin, Director General of Kazan international airport.
• Kazan international airport staff was marked with the Letter of Gratitude of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan “For contribution to the development of civil aviation in the Republic of Tatarstan”.
• Elmira Galyamova, Financial Director was awarded with the Letter of Gratitude of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan “For contribution the development of civil aviation in the Republic of Tatarstan”.
Kazan international airport got the aviation press-club “Medialogiya” award in the category “Media leader among airports” in 2014.
Kazan international airport got the highest scores in two categories of rating of British aviation online-portal Annaaero (www.anna.aero) in its anniversary year. Kazan international airport won the award “Route of the week” for the opening of new route from Helsinki to Kazan by “Finnair” airline. Water arch made by airport firefighters, when a new flight “Helsinki – Kazan – Helsinki” was launched, won the award “The Arch of Triumph” as the best water arch.
Kazan international airport became the winner of the national award of Cleaning companies union “CLEAN RUSSIA”. Kazan international airport was given a title of the cleanest public facility in Russia.
Kazan international airport was awarded the Republic of Tatarstan Government Certificate of Merit (for the achievements in the field of quality). Awards are given annually on a competitive basis to enterprises and organizations for their significant achievements in the field of quality of products and services, implementation of highly effective methods of quality management.
Kazan international airport continues to develop and improve the quality of work and services both for the passengers and airlines, to implement new high technology equipment. We are particularly pleased that the airport got such high estimate in the year of its 35th anniversary "- said Aleksey Starostin, Director General.