Sary-Arka Airport (Kazakh: Сарыарқа Әуежайы, Russian: Аэропорт Сары-Арка) is the airport in Karaganda, Kazakhstan. It is located 20 kilometers south of the city.
The airport was built in 1934
, and moved to its current location after 10 years. In 1980
it underwent major reconstruction, including construction of the new terminal building and modernization of the runway. This made landing of heavier aircraft possible and opened the door to many new destinations of the Soviet Union
In 1992 the airport was granted an international status. It has become an independent joint stock company after separation from JSC "Karagandaavia" in 1997.
Airlines and destinations