Friday, November 22, 2019
Sheremetyevo has received the green-light from Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency to open its renovated Terminal C in January 2020, Airport World reported. According to the Moscow gateway, the first phase of its "new and improved" Terminal C ensures that it is equipped to handle international flights. The revamped terminal has...
Sheremetyevo International Airport has received the necessary compliance certification from Rostekhanadzor, the Russian Supervisory Body on ecological, technological, and nuclear issues, for Stage 1 of the Terminal C reconstruction. The construction of the latest terminal at Sheremetyevo Airport lasted from October 2017 to October 2019. The terminal was designed as...
Private investment made it possible for the Russian government to increase its transport infrastructure spending plan to 7 trillion rubles ($110 billion) for the next five years, a spokesman for a senior government official said last week, according to Reuters.  In a bid to boost sluggish economic growth with large...
Documents prepared by Russian Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev for a plenary meeting of the Russian-Jordanian reveal Russia is interested in constructing railways in Jordan, Finanz.ru reports. The intergovernmental commission for the development of trade, economic, scientific and technical cooperation between the two countries met on Thursday in Jordan. "Our country...
Russia could participate in the modernizing of shipyards in the Suez Canal and build a new shipyard in Egypt, the Russian Industry and Trade Ministry has said, according to Prime news agency. "The Russian side presented projects to modernize the existing shipyards of the Suez Canal and outlined the opportunities for...
A long-planned construction of a new toll highway between Moscow and Kazan will start in 2020, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Maksim Akimov said on Friday, according to TASS. "Works will start at the beginning of 2020, meaning the construction of new sections from Moscow to Vladimir, which is 145 kilometers,...
Sheremetyevo International Airport in cooperation with Sheremetyevo Customs conducted a media tour ahead of Russian Customs Day. The airport authorities presented the performance record for the first nine months of 2019 and the prospects for cooperation between Moscow Cargo LLC and Sheremetyevo Customs, the airport’s press service said. The purpose...
Russia’s third-largest carrier, Rossiya Airlines, will transfer some of its narrow-body aircraft to sister airlines Aeroflot and low-cost carrier Pobeda, Rusaviainsider.com reports. Rossiya is a member of state-run Aeroflot Group. The company also said it plans to further strengthen its presence at St Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport, its original base. The...
U.S. aircraft manufacturing giant Boeing is facing additional uncertainty over future production rates for its 787 Dreamliner after Russia’s national carrier Aeroflot formally canceled a large order, the Seattle Times reported. The order was placed in 2007 and consisted of 18 787-8 Dreamliners and four of the medium 787-9s, with...
Volga-Dnepr Technics Moscow (VDTM) has received the approval of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the maintenance of Boeing 777-200/-300 aircraft at Sheremetyevo Airport, Aviation Pros reported. Currently, specialists of the Line Maintenance Station (LMS) at Sheremetyevo Airport provide maintenance to three Boeing 777 aircraft of Royal Flight airlines,...