Sheremetyevo International Airport served 38 million passengers in January-October 2018

Sheremetyevo International AirportSheremetyevo International Airport summed up the results of its production activities for the first 10 months and October 2018. Since the beginning of the year, the number of served passengers increased by 13.5% compared to the same period in 2017 and reached 38.408 million people (passenger traffic includes infants from 0 to 2 years).

“In January-October, 294,190 take-off and landing operations were accomplished, which is 15% more than the same period of 2017. The passenger traffic on international airlines increased by 11.6% in January-October and the number of passengers served in October 2018 increased by 13.8% over the same period last year and amounted to 4.066 million people. Passenger traffic on the international airlines in October increased by 11.4% and amounted to 2.200 million people. The number of take-off and landing operations in October increased by 16% to 32,306”, noted by Sheremetyevo International Airport.

The most popular foreign destinations in January-October were Antalya, Paris, Beijing, Tel Aviv and Yerevan, the Russian Federation ones – St Petersburg, Sochi, Simferopol, Yekaterinburg and Krasnodar. Aeroflot, Nordwind Airlines, Royal Flight, Icarus, Air France and Air Astana made the largest contribution to the growth of passenger traffic at Sheremetyevo in the first ten months of 2018.

Sheremetyevo International Airport is an international airport located in Molzhaninovsky District, Northern Administrative Okrug, Moscow, Russia, 29 km (18 mi) northwest of central Moscow.