Domodedovo Internaitional Airport

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Moscow Domodedovo Airport
Московский аэропорт Домодедово
Domodedovo Airport.jpg
Airport teep Public
Awner/Operator East Line Group
Serves Moscow
Location Domodedovo, Roushie
Hub for
Elevation AMSL 588 ft / 179 m
Coordinates 55°24′31″N 37°54′22″E / 55.40861°N 37.90611°E / 55.40861; 37.90611
UUDD is locatit in Moscow Oblast
Location in Moscow Oblast
Direction Lenth Surface
m ft
2,600 8,531 Concrete
14L/32R 3,800 12,467 Reinforced concrete
14R/32L 3,500 11,483 Reinforced concrete
Statistics (2012)
Nummer o passengers 28,000,000
Aircraft movements 253,500
Soorces: DAFIF,[1][2][3]

Moscow Domodedovo Airport or Domodedovo Internaitional Airport (Roushie: Московский аэропорт Домоде́дово) (IATA: DMEICAO: UUDD) is an internaitional airport locatit on the territory o Domodedovo, Moscow Oblast, Roushie, 42 kilometres (26 mi) sooth-sootheast frae the centre o Moscow. Domodedovo is the lairgest airport in Roushie in terms o passenger an cargo traffic (22.25 million passengers uised the airport in 2010, which is a 19.2% increase frae 2009), and is one of the three major Moscow airports alang wi Sheremetyevo an Vnukovo.

In 2003, the airport began an expansion program designed tae obtain approval for wide-body aircraft operations. The runway, taxiways, an pairkin auries wur enlairged an strengthened. In Mairch 2009, it wis annoonced that the approval haed been grantit, makin Domodedovo Airport the first in Roushie approved for new lairge aircraft (NLA) operations such as the Airbus A380. The approval signifies that its operations auries comply wi size an strength requirements o ICAO Category F staundarts.[4] The airport haes ILS category III A status.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Airport information for UUDD at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.Source: DAFIF.
  2. Airport information for DME at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).
  3. "Moscow Domodedovo International airport (Russia, Moscow) (DME)" (Press release). 
  4. Heavy Metal, Aviation Week & Space Technology, 70, 10 (9 March 2009), p. 14