Moscow has offered to conduct a survey on the renaming of the airport Vnukovo

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotosensasi in the terminal building And the airport Vnukovo. Archival photoMoscow has offered to conduct a survey on the renaming of the airport Vnukovo© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

Chief editor of «echo of Moscow» Alexei Venediktov, Chairman of the Commission on civil society development, invited the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin to vote whether to change the name of the airport Vnukovo, the text of the statement placed in the Telegram-channel journalist.

As specified in the text, November 2, a meeting of the Commission of the Public chamber of Moscow on development of civil society, which discussed the implementation of the project «Great names of Russia». In the opinion of the members of the Commission, it is important to know the attitude of Muscovites to this project.

«In this regard, we ask… to consider the possibility of holding on the portal of electronic referendums «Active citizen» vote, select one of the options: to rename the international airport Vnukovo; add to the name of the International airport Vnukovo name illustrious countryman; leave the name of the airport without changes», — stated in the message.

The names of prominent compatriots in the framework of the project «Great names of Russia» will assign the airports in 45 cities of the country. In the second stage, among the variants of the name of the airport Vnukovo was the names of Alexander Pushkin, Vladimir Gilyarovsky, Georgy Zhukov, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Sergei Korolev, Ivan Kalita and Andrei Tupolev. On Wednesday launched a new stage of the project, which will determine the top three names of the finalists.

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