Vnukovo International Airport’s best employees who have proved themselves in the second half of 2022 have been named at. Photos of 22 employees from various services and departments are now posted on the honors board in Terminal A.
Dmitry Khartunyan, Production Director of Vnukovo International Airport JSC, thanked the employees for their productive work, and also stressed: «Colleagues! I am pleased to address you in this way, because colleagues are people who are engaged in one common cause. I am very pleased to see that aviation is an area where random people do not take root, only those who love to work remain, those who sincerely love their chosen profession, no matter what. Of course, a lot depends on management decisions, but the success and prosperity of any enterprise largely depends on the well-coordinated and cohesive work of the entire team. I can say with confidence that Vnukovo Airport has something to be proud of in this regard. On the eve of the new year, I wish you new successes so that you enjoy coming to work, and we, on the part of the management, assure you that all your efforts will not go unnoticed.»
Natalia Zelenina, Head of the the HR and Social Affairs Department at Vnukovo Airport, noted: «There are no indifferent people in our team, everyone is trying to fulfill their tasks in good faith. Because for many it is not just a job here, it is also their whole life’s work, it is a conscious choice and profession to which they bring their relatives and friends. Real labor dynasties have been preserved in Vnukovo. Everyone contributes to the development of the airport. Thanks to our employees, their dedication and commitment, we are boldly moving forward, reaching new and greater heights.»
As part of the ceremony, the head of the SOPP baggage search and retrieval working group, Tatiana Tipushkina, received a commendation from Maxim Liksutov, Deputy Mayor of Moscow and Head of the Department of Transport and Development of Moscow’s Road Transport Infrastructure, for exemplary performance of official duties. In addition, the best employees of various services and departments were awarded with certificates of honor and souvenirs from the airport.
Vnukovo International Airport is one of Russia’s largest air transport hubs. Each year the airport handles approximately 200 000 flights by Russian and international airlines. Its network covers the whole territory of Russia as well as short- and long-haul destinations, Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. In 2019, Vnukovo International Airport served over 24 million passengers, breaking its own record. Vnukovo airport terminal, with a total area of about 300,000 square meters, can handle up to 35 million passengers annually. Vnukovo International Airport is the only airport in Russia to have received a Letter of Commendation from the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin for its professional achievements and high performance. Moreover, Vnukovo Airport was recognized as the Best International Airport by Air Gateway of Russia award and Best Airport: overcoming challenges 2020 at National Aviation Infrastructure Show (NAIS) for three years running.