Minsk National Airport, formerly named Minsk-2 – not to be confused with the now defunct Minsk-1 Airport near downtown Minsk -, is the main international airport in Belarus. The airport serves as hub of the national Belarusian airline Belavia.
Construction of Minsk-2 airport began in 1977. In 1979 a new runway was operational. By 1981 the aerodrome “Minsk-2” was able to handle aircraft and the airport opened in 1982. In 2017 the airport handled about 4,1 million passengers.