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Federal subject Novosibirsk Oblast
Administrative center of Town of Ob
Area 21.95 km²
Number of airports 1
Administratively subordinated to Town of Ob
Urban okrug Ob Urban Okrug
Local time Wednesday 8:19 AM
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University Novosibirskaya Pravoslavnaya Dukhovnaya Seminariya
Ob (Russian: Обь) is a town in Novosibirsk Oblast, Russia, located 17 kilometers (11 mi) west of Novosibirsk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 25,382 (2010 Census); 24,473 (2002 Census); 25,014 (1989 Census).
- Map of Ob Novosibirsk Oblast Russia
- Administrative and municipal status
Map of Ob, Novosibirsk Oblast, Russia
Originally known as the settlement of Tolmachyovo (Толмачёво), it was renamed Ob in 1934 and granted town status in 1969.
Administrative and municipal status
Within the framework of administrative divisions, it is incorporated as the Town of Ob—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts. As a municipal division, the Town of Ob is incorporated as Ob Urban Okrug.
The town hosts the Tolmachevo Airport.
The headquarters of the S7 Airlines company is located in Ob, which is currently Russia's fastest growing airline and recently passed Aeroflot as Russia's largest domestic airline.