Tag: Sheremetyevo Airport

Sheremetyevo Airport Prepares Infrastructure and Equipment for Sustainable Winter Operations

Sheremetyevo International Airport has switched to its autumn-winter flight schedule, which will be in effect until March 27, 2021. During the winter navigation period, regular flights from Sheremetyevo will operate on 74 routes (60 domestic and 14 international). Sheremetyevo Airport has carried o...

The Federal Air Transport Agency Approves the Commissioning of Terminal C at Sheremetyevo Airport

The new and improved Terminal C (stage 1) is part of the northern terminal group and is designed to handle international flights. It has a total floor area of ​​127.374 m2 and a throughput capacity of 20 million passengers per year. Terminal C (stage 1) also features indoor pedestrian passag...

Moscow’s Busiest Airport Taps Penetron to Waterproof Fire-Fighting System

Thanks to double-digit growth during recent years, Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport needed to renovate the facility’s fire-fighting system, consisting of massive concrete water tanks. Penetron crystalline technology ensured a durable waterproofing solution in September 2019. Russia's busiest ...

Moscow Sheremetyevo to open third runway on 1 September

Russian gateway Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport will open a third runway on 1 September when an Aeroflot flights departs for St Petersburg. The event will be attended by the Russian Federation’s minister for transport Yevgeny Dietrich and the airport’s Mikhail Vasilenko, along with...

Sheremetyevo passenger numbers grow in first half of 2019

Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow has announced its operating results for June and the first half of 2019, with total passenger traffic showing a 14.1 per cent increase year-on-year. The airport served 23 million passengers in total in the first half of this year, which also saw 188,3...

Baggage handler walkout causes baggage build-up at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport

Anger over salary cuts has led baggage handlers to quit at Russia’s main airport, causing approximately one tonne of uncollected luggage to pile up. The Moscow metro sent workers to help out after the mass walkout, which resulted in hectic scenes as piles of suitcases built up in the airport...

Sheremetyevo receives ACI award for service quality

Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) celebrated its fourth consecutive year as one of Europe's top airports for Airport Service Quality at the annual ceremony for the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Service Quality awards in Halifax this past week. Among airports with a passenger...

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