From the airport of Rostov in «Platov» transferred 40 airlines

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis in fotobanka Platov in the Rostov region. Archival photoFrom the airport of Rostov in «Platov» transferred 40 airlines© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis the image Bank

Agreements with all 40 airlines about the transfer from the airport of Rostov-on-don to new airport «Platov» already signed, announced at the meeting at the new airport, the General Director of holding «regional Airports» Evgeniy Chudnovskiy.

Earlier, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has ordered to open a «Platov» for international flights, the order will come into force from 27 November. At the same time decided to close March 1, 2018 located within the city’s existing airport and the old airport of Rostov-on-don.

«About 40 airlines fly to the airport of Rostov-on-don. Today with all the airlines signed contracts for ground handling from the new legal entity. They expect us to notice about the closure of the old airport, and transfers the flight to the new airport,» — said at the meeting the Director of «Airports of regions».

Airport «Platov» was built in the Aksai district of the Rostov region, four kilometers from the village of Grushevskaya. According to the project, the passenger terminal of the new airport will have a capacity of 8 million people annually. Total funding amounts to 47 billion rubles, of which about 19 billion rubles are allocated from the main investor — group of companies «Renova».

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