The Pulkovo airport is ready to welcome guests of the SPIEF

© RIA Novosti / Igor Russkiye in fotobanka-1 in Saint Petersburg. Archival photoThe Pulkovo airport is ready to welcome guests of the SPIEF© RIA Novosti / Igor Russkiyi the image Bank

The Pulkovo airport is ready to receive the participants of the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF), the press service of OOO «Air gates of Northern capital» (managing company of the airport).

«During the forum, all services of the airport «Pulkovo» transferred to the enhanced mode, there is enhanced security measures and allocated additional change of personnel», — is spoken in the message.

Two days before the start of the SPIEF already received requests for services in Pulkovo 220 aircraft (over 400 runway operations) business aviation business representatives and officials on Board, which is 10% more than last year. At present, applications continue to arrive. The main SPIEF arrival at the airport is expected to may 31, before the opening of the forum.

During the forum at the entrance to the «Pulkovo» organized checkpoint with the inspection of vehicles entering the airport grounds. From may 31 to June 3, between Pulkovo and the Central platform of the forum will run regular Shuttle buses, a movement interval is 30 minutes.

SPIEF has been held since 1997, and since 2006 is held under the patronage and with the participation of the President of the Russian Federation. The forum has become the world’s leading platform for communication of representatives of business circles and discuss the key economic issues facing Russia, emerging markets and the world at large. This year the forum will be held in the Northern capital on June 1-3. Participation in the forum to date, 39 have confirmed of Ministers from 26 countries. The total number of participants — more than 5 thousand people.

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