State Tender for Chelyabinsk Airport Construction in Russian Federation resulted in Contract Award to «LIMAKMARASHSTROY» LLC on 24 May 2018. Contract was signed on June 04, 2018. According to the design, terminal area shall become 16.3 thousand square meters, which is one and a half times more than existing areas at the airport. In the estimation of experts, after commissioning of the new terminal, its capacity shall increase to 2.5 million passengers per year by 2020.
Three boarding bridges, large concourses, halls for VIP and business passengers, baby care room, and modern aviation and transport security zones are designed for the new terminal. The works will begin in the summer of 2018, and at the end of 2019 it is planned to commission the terminal in operation.