Moscow Sheremetyevo World Airport introduced that its 3rd runway will open on September 19.
“On September 19, 2019, the 3rd runway can be put into operation at Sheremetyevo World Airport,” the airport mentioned.
The verdict to construct the 3rd flight strip in Sheremetyevo was once made in 2009.
First of all, it was once deliberate to make the brand new runway operational by way of the beginning of the 2018 International Cup however the release of the brand new flight strip was once postponed a number of instances. The ultimate time the hole was once scheduled on September 1 however was once postponed once more.
The Shipping Ministry then reported that the commissioning of the 3rd runway at Sheremetyevo would ensure that the expansion of takeoff and touchdown operations to 100 in keeping with hour from 70 in keeping with hour now.
In keeping with the Sheremetyevo website online, now the selection of takeoff and touchdown operations in keeping with hour is 55 and with the advent of the 3rd runway, their quantity must building up to 90.
Along with the brand new runway, in 2019 in Sheremetyevo plans to release terminal C1 with the acceptance price of 20 mln passengers. In 2021, the airport is to release terminal C2 with the acceptance price of 10 million passengers.