11-Jan-2013 3:10 PM

Moscow Domodedovo Airport handles 28.2 million pax in 2012

Russia's Moscow Domodedovo Airport reported (10-Jan-2013) a 9.6% year-on-year increase in passenger numbers to a record 28.2 million in 2012 including a 13.6% increase in domestic passengers to 11.6 million and a 6.9% increase in international passengers to 16.6 million, contributed largely by services to Minsk, Barcelona, Kiev, Yerevan and Paphos. Aircraft movements increased 4.2% to 253,500 and cargo volume increased 4.3% to 196,984 tons. In Dec-2012, the airport handled 2.1 million passengers, up 11.1%, and 19,719 tons of cargo, up 6.5%. [more - original PR - Russian]