Astrakhan Narimanovo airport was founded in 1936 and today, this aircraft site is a large international airport, the status of which he received in 1996.
When conducted in 2012, the reconstruction of the airport, the air transport node was able to accommodate up to 400 passengers per hour.
International airport Astrakhan Narimanovo airport has two runways. The length of the runway on which the coating is Armalite is 3200 meters with a bandwidth of 45 meters. The second runway has a smaller length is only 1950 meters with a width of 100 meters, and it is designed for, as a rule, the receipt and dispatch of small aircraft and helicopters, as the quality of the coating used here is the usual prepared soil.
Because of such runway, the airport can handle these types of aircraft like the An-72, An-74, Boeing 737, Boeing 757, Boeing 767, Tu-134, Tu-204,as well as all types of helicopters. Maximum takeoff weight of aircraft at the airport Astrakhan Narimanovo airport is 191 ton.
For the purpose of providing helicopters at the airport Astrakhan Narimanovo airport has a heliport.