Authorities responded to the deficiency of a new runway at Sheremetyevo


Photo: Alexei Eremin / “Kommersant”

The transport Ministry denied information about the defective operation of a new runway (runway) at the airport Sheremetyevo. It is reported by RBC with reference to the statement of the Ministry of transport.

In previously published an explanatory note to the draft law of the Ministry of transport on paartronic territories was discussed on the limitation of operation in connection with the close proximity of the runway to the bigger cities: Lobnya (five kilometers), gangway (three kilometers), Zelenograd (five). The note also mentioned that due to high levels of noise the number of flights at the airport had to be cut.

Later documents published on state portal was inaccessible. When you click on the previous link there is information about what the project is deleted. Now the Agency argues that thanks to new developments in the air transport industry, including control of the maneuvers, it became possible to reduce aircraft noise.

“These technologies provide exact adherence to the specified flight trajectory the aircraft is flying at exactly the established pattern without deviation, including residential development”, — said the representative of the Ministry of transport. He also noted that the new runway will allow Sheremetyevo airport to reduce delays and to increase the number of takeoffs and landings per hour from 70 to 100.

The head of Rosaviation Alexander Neradko has previously acknowledged the need to re-date the introduction of the third band into operation: the deadline appointed March 2019. The total cost of construction excluding land acquisition amounts to 55.7 billion rubles.

The third VPP in the Sheremetyevo began to build in 2009.

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