MOSCOW, July 31. /Basereporter.com/. A new branch of the Aeroexpress to Sheremetyevo airport may appear within 1-2 years. About this informed the newspaper “Izvestia”, citing sources in the aviation industry.
“The new branch of “Aeroexpress” can link the Moscow center with the North area of the airport Sheremetyevo, where in may opened a new domestic terminal B. Talks about it now intensified Russian Railways (RZD), the company Aeroexpress and Sheremetyevo. The project can be implemented within 1-2 years,” – said the publication source.
As the paper emphasizes, the capacity of the Northern zone after entering the new plant will amount to at least 35 million passengers a year that almost corresponds to the total bandwidth located in the South of Sheremetyevo terminal E, F, and D.
Sources in the aviation industry told “Izvestia” that the development of transport links with the Northern area of Sheremetyevo airport currently, the airport together with Russian Railways and “Aeroexpress” to discuss the project of construction of a separate independent railway line from Moscow. However, the implementation details of the project were not disclosed.
“The issue of construction of the railway line to the North terminal complex Sheremetyevo, including funding sources, is in progress with stakeholders”, is confirmed Basereporter.com the Ministry of Railways.
Moscow Sheremetyevo airport in recent years, the rapidly increasing passenger traffic. In 2017 the number of passengers carried amounted to 40 million, which is 17.8% more than in 2016.