Let’s make a journey to Domodedovo, the aerotropolis of the future.
Do you know what does an aerotropolis mean? It is a city that is located around the airport and represents the infrastructure of the latter. Remember Dallas and Amsterdam and you will get the idea of what is meant in this case.
Reconstruction and building of the passenger terminal in 2017 will 9 times increase the total area of the airport.
Reconstruction of a segment related to the passenger terminal T-1 will be over by 2012.
In the result of the reconstruction the area will be increased twice from 100 to 226 thousand square meters.
The number of check-ins will be increased from 132 to 148.
The carrying capacity of the air terminal will be increased form 10 thousand to 15.2 thousand of passengers an hour.
70 000 square meters of the second segment of the passenger terminal engaged in servicing international flights will be exploited in 2013.
By 2017 the area of the second segment will account for 439 500 square meters. Its carrying capacity will be 24 million passengers a year.
Two large buildings will be erected in the vicinity of the airport. They will be connected with each other with the help of a gallery.