Dear employees and veterans of the air traffic control service, on behalf of Vnukovo International Airport, we congratulate you on your professional holiday!
Your responsible work requires the utmost concentration of attention, high professional knowledge, endurance and the ability to make important decisions at lightning speed. Your hard but very necessary work that ensures regular air traffic is a guarantee of peace and confidence for millions of passengers, that allows them to get to any point of the world safely and on time.
Accept the words of deep gratitude for your courage and sincere love for your work! We wish you health, success and family well-being! Let there never be any emergency situations in your work but only good days! Happy holidays!
Vnukovo International Airport is one of the largest air transport complexes in Russia. About 200 thousand flights of Russian and foreign airlines are serviced at the airport annually. The airport’s route network covers the entire territory of Russia, as well as neighboring countries, Europe, America, Asia and Africa. In 2019 Vnukovo International Airport broke a historical record and served over 24 million passengers, which is 11,7% or 2.5 million passengers more than in 2018. Vnukovo airport complex with a total area of about 300 thousand square meters is able to provide a capacity of up to 35 million passengers per year. Vnukovo International Airport has the Gratitude of the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin for the achieved labor successes and high performance in professional activity. It is the one case of such Gratitude among the airports in Russia. In addition, Vnukovo Airport has been recognized as the best airport in the highest category «International Airport» of the national award «Air Gates of Russia» three years in a row, and also has become the winner in the nomination «Best Airport: Facing Challenges 2020» within the framework of the National Exhibition of Civil Aviation Infrastructure NAIS.