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Vnukovo Airport in January 2020 increased passenger traffic by 9.1%

According to the results of January 2020, the passenger flow of Vnukovo International Airport amounted to 1 million 650 thousand passengers . Its growth rate compared to the previous year amounted to 9.1%.

Passenger traffic on international airlines (MVL) in January 2020 amounted to 699 thousand passengers, which is 12% more than the same period last year.

The most popular foreign destinations last month were Istanbul, Dubai, Tashkent, Phuket, Milan, Antalya, Goa and Dushanbe. The twenty most popular destinations in January for the first time included London and Rome.

In January, the volume of traffic on domestic airlines amounted to 951 thousand passengers, which is 7.1% more than a year earlier. The most popular domestic destinations in January were St. Petersburg, Sochi, Krasnodar, Makhachkala, Mineralnye Vody, Surgut, Kaliningrad, Rostov-on-Don and Ufa.

In total, in January 2020, Vnukovo International Airport ensured the implementation of 14 thousand take-off and landing operations.

The growth in cargo and mail handling volumes amounted to 11.5% compared to last year. In January, 4.2 thousand tons of cargo and mail were handled.

Vnukovo International Airport is one of the largest air transport complexes in Russia. Annually, about 200 thousand flights of Russian and foreign airlines are served at the airport. The route network of the airport covers the entire territory of Russia, as well as neighboring countries, Europe, America, Asia and Africa. In 2019, Vnukovo International Airport broke a historical record and served more than 24 million passengers, which is 11.7% or 2.5 million more than in 2018.

The Vnukovo airport complex with a total area of ‚Äč‚Äčabout 300 thousand square meters. m is able to provide a capacity of up to 35 million passengers per year.

Vnukovo International Airport, the only one among the airports of Russia, has a Letter of Gratitude from the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin for the achieved labor successes and high performance in professional activities.

In addition, for three consecutive years Vnukovo Airport was recognized as the best airport in the highest category “International Airport” of the Russian Air Gate national award as part of the National Civil Aviation Infrastructure Exhibition NAIS.

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