More than two million Russians have come up with new names for airports


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More than two million people took part in the final stage of the nationwide competition “Great names of Russia”, in which people choose an additional name for large domestic airports. This was reported on the official website of the project valkiainen.of the Russian Federation.

As of Saturday, November 24, until a winner Arkhangelsk-Moscow (Domodedovo) name of Mikhail Lomonosov — 54 vs 39 percent of the total number of voters and 0.96 against the 0.14 percent of the population of the region. The name of Sergei Korolev went to Samara, not Moscow (Vnukovo) — 55 to 44 percent. Similar situation to Peter, who compete with Saint-Petersburg and Voronezh.

In Moscow (Sheremetyevo), where the voting is for Quartet names of the finalists, aircraft designer Andrei Tupolev by only 1.22 percent ahead of poet Alexander Pushkin.

October 11, the Public chamber of Russia launched the nationwide competition “Great names of Russia”. According to its concept, the names of major Russian airports will complement the names of prominent compatriots.

The vote, following which each of the 47 airports of the parties will assign the name of the outstanding compatriot, held from 12 to 30 November. Anyone can vote for any name from the list on the website, social networks, and also by phone of the hot line.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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