Vladivostok International Airport is ready to welcome guests and participants of Eastern Economic Forum
Vladivostok, September 04, 2017, - Vladivostok International Airport informs about readiness to handle guests and participants of the III Eastern Economic Forum. All necessary measures are taken in Primorye air harbour. Accreditation desks for delegates and groups of volunteers began working.
Eastern Economic Forum will be held on September 06-07. Vladivostok International Airport will welcome forum delegates for the third time ever.
Around 3,800 guests are expected to visit the forum. Today more than 60 business-aviation flights are stated to arrive. Delegates from Japan, China, Republic of Korea, India, Mongolia, Vietnam, Australia, Singapore and other countries confirmed participation in EEF. Primorye air harbour has experience in acceptance of the heads of the states and official delegations.
All necessary measures were taken in Vladivostok airport during preparation for the forum. Custom vehicles, technological equipment, airfield infrastructure were examined. All structural subdivisions were taken into robust security regime, additional personnel shifts were introduced.
For convenience of guests and participants of the forum accreditation desks for EEF participants began working in the airport complex since September 01. A volunteer work is especially organized for welcoming guests and participants of the forum.
It should be noted that during the forum all regular flights will be handled on schedule, passengers will be served as usual.
Igor Lukishin, Director General of Vladivostok International Airport:
- All necessary preparatory measures in Vladivostok airport were taken. For quality service of the arriving delegations a special sit room consisting of heads and specialists of airport services as well as representatives of the forum organizing committee was established. We are ready to meet high-ranking guests!
We remind that Eastern Economic Forum is held every year in order to promote rapid development of economy in the Far East and expansion of the international cooperation in the Asia-Pacific Rim. Forum site is the campus of the Far Eastern Federal University on Russky Island.
About Vladivostok airport
Vladivostok International Airport (http://vvo.aero/) was founded in 1932. The airport is one of the leaders among the airports of the Russian Far East and Siberia in terms of passenger handled. In January – July of 2017 the airport handled almost 1.2 mln passengers (18 percent more than over 7 months of 2016). Its destinations network includes 45 routes operated by 18 Russian and foreign airlines. The level of comfort in its new terminal with capacity of 3.5 mln passengers corresponds to IATA Standard “C”. Since February 2017 the owner of 52.16 percent of shares of JSC “Vladivostok International Airport” and 100 percent of shares of JSC “Terminal Vladivostok” is a consortium of investors consisting of Basic Element industrial group, Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Changi Airports International (Singapore).
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