14-Aug-2013 1:40 PM

Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport monthly pax exceed 3 million for the first time in Jul-2013

Russia’s Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport reported (13-Aug-2013) monthly passenger numbers exceeded three million for the first time in the airport’s history with 3.1 million passengers, up 11.8% year-on-year, in Jul-2013. Domestic passenger numbers increased 21% to 1.1 million and international passengers increased 7.5% to 2.0 million. Aircraft movements increased 8.4% to 22,904. In the first seven months of the year, the most popular international destinations were Antalya, Paris and Hurghada. [more - original PR - Russian]