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For the nationwide competition “Great names of Russia” joined the Republic of Chuvashia, in the list for voting on the website valkiainen.Russia added to the international airport. This was reported on the website of the Public chamber (OP) Russia on Thursday, 25 October.
“What to take part in the contest want outside of the originally identified for the project regions, is very nice, so we are on the right track. Of course, the organizing Committee could not meet the wishes and expanded the number of participants,” — said the Secretary OP Valery Fadeev.
Currently, the Public chamber of the Chuvash Republic is preparing to hold public discussions and the formation of a list of names of applicants for the airport name. So, the OP member Nicholas Pashtaev assumes that the air unit could get the name after the famous cosmonaut major General of aviation Andrian Nikolayev.
“Nikolaev — the first cosmonaut, who in 1962 worked on the orbit without a spacesuit of the first cosmonaut, who participated in a military experiment in space. In our city, and street named in his honor, there is a monument dedicated to him, the population of Chuvash Republic is proud of it,” said Pashtaev.
Eve joined the project in the Chukotka region.
Oct 11, Russia launched a nationwide contest, which names 45 Russian airports will complement the names of prominent compatriots: musicians, artists, scientists, military and so on. Residents of the regions can offer the options until October 28.
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