Since there was business bounce in Moscow recently and with each year it goes more and more skyscraperier with hundreds of people from different countries arriving to the capital of Russia, need in expanding infrastructure of the megacity sprang up. The authorities of Moscow have been long thinking of building new terminal at one of the well-known airports of the Russian Federation. It is 2010 outdoors and the construction goes full speed. After the terminal is ready, Vnukovo airport will be one of the biggest and modern airports in Russia with capacity of 20 millions travelers a year.
Terminal view from a railway platform. This part will be finished at the very end.
Side lanes made of glass. Through them the passengers will be getting into an airplane from the upper level and out of an airplane into the lower level airport building.
View from the roof.
The terminal building will be put into service on a double basis. At first the central wing will be opened and then the last part with the tower.
40 meters high (120 feet) control tower.
Now weâ€™re coming into the building of the airport. You can see main entrance here. Someday, you would be coming in here with your luggage in hands.
Check-in counters on the left.
Soon enough passengers with travelware will step into shoes of these working men.
Road to passport check.
Thatâ€™s almost all. Your luggage is checked in, visa is put on your passport and you are ready to enter the departure lounge. Duty-free stores are on the left and airport gates on the right.