The Russian government will invest RUB350 ($5.7 billion) billion in the country’s airport infrastructure from 2015-2020. Russia’s Ministry of Transport Maxim Sokolov said the investment will enable the reconstruction and construction of new runways at 147 airports—nearly half the airports in the country. In 2014, five airports at Lipetsk, Vladikavkaz, Makhachkala, Nikolayevsk on Amur and Palana were totally reconstructed or built, according to a statement by ...

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