Moscow Domodedovo Airport

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Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Московский аэропорт Домодедово

Moskovskiĭ aėroport Domodedovo
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Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorEast Line Group
ServesMoscow
LocationDomodedovo
Opened7 April 1962
Hub for
Focus city for
Time zoneEEST (UTC+03:00)
Elevation AMSL179 m / 588 ft
Coordinates55°24′31″N 37°54′22″E / 55.40861°N 37.90611°E / 55.40861; 37.90611Coordinates: 55°24′31″N 37°54′22″E / 55.40861°N 37.90611°E / 55.40861; 37.90611
Websitedomodedovo.ru
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14L/32R 3,793 12,444 Reinforced concrete
14R/32L 3,500 11,483 Cement-concrete
14C/32C 2,600 8,531 Concrete
Statistics (2017)
Passengers30,700,000
Passenger change 16–17Increase7.6%
Aircraft movements234,700
Movements change 16–17Increase4.2%
Sources: Domodedovo airport[1]

Moscow Domodedovo Airport (Russian: Московский аэропорт Домоде́дово, IPA: [dəmɐˈdʲɛdəvə]), formally "Domodedovo International Airport named after Mikhail Lomonosov" (IATA: DME, ICAO: UUDD) is an international airport located in Domodedovo, Moscow Oblast, Russia. It is 42 kilometres (26 mi) south-southeast from the centre of Moscow. Domodedovo is one of the four major Moscow airports, as well as one of the largest airports in Russia.

In 2017, it served 30,700,000 passengers, an increase of 7.6% compared to 2016,[2] making it the second busiest airport in Russia after Sheremetyevo International Airport.

Following a 2019 naming contest and presidential decree, it became named after Russian scientist Mikhail Lomonosov.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Domodedovo statistic 2017". Retrieved 19 January 2018.
  2. "Year to date Passenger Traffic". Domodedovo airport. 2018-01-19.
  3. Zubacheva, Ksenia (2019-06-03). "What are the 'major' changes at Russian airports - and should you be worried?". kbth.com. Retrieved 2019-07-20.