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or Pet·ro·pav·lovsk-Kam·chat·skiy  (pĕt′rə-păv′lôfsk′kăm-chät′skē, pyĭ-trə-päv′ləfsk-kəm-chyät′-)
A city of eastern Russia on the Pacific coast of Kamchatka. It is a major port and naval base.


(kæmˈtʃɑt ski)

a city in SE Kamchatka, in the E Russian Federation in Asia. 252,000.
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The first flights from Khabarovsk to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk are planned for the 28th of October and to Irkutsk and Magadan for the 29th of October.
SECURITY GUARD KILLS A MAN: A man in Russian eastern city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski city died as a security guard of a bar pushes him over the high stairs.
Weathermen said the cyclone is moving to Kamchatka Friday and authorities in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski cancelled elementary school classes.
Transaero is also increasing the frequency of its flights from Moscow to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski and Vladivostok and will be operating all services to the Russian Far East with Boeing 777 and 747 aircraft.
"It can be very frustrating." Shea also flies into the port cities of Vladivostok and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski via commercial airplane to meet containers of relief supplies that have been shipped over.
The aircraft, which was en route from Vladivostok to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski, was forced to fly over the airport for about 30 minutes before landing in order to burn off excess fuel.