Airports in Yekaterinburg, Samara, Rostov-on-Don and Nizhny Novgorod handled 1.2 million passengers during the FIFA 2018 World Cup, which ran from June 14-July 15, up 35% year-over-year (YOY). According to Russia’s airport holding and management company, Airports of Regions, domestic traffic grew 46% to 788,000 passengers; international traffic increased 26% to 300,000. Together, all airports handled 1,300 additional flights, the company added. Yekaterinburg Koltsovo International ...

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