“Kommersant”: “Sheremetyevo” is not enough 13 billion for the construction of key facilities for the 2018 world Cup
The capital’s Sheremetyevo airport faced a shortage of funds for the reconstruction and construction of Federal facilities, according to the newspaper “Kommersant” , citing the Federal air transport Agency. For the construction of one of the key facilities of the airport for the world Cup in 2018 – the third runway (runway-3) – not enough 13 billion. The total deficit for all hasobject “Sheremetyevo” is 19 billion roubles, is spoken in article.
The Federal air transport Agency told the publication that the shortage of funds emerged in the process of construction “because of a number of outstanding issues.” The Department believes that the source of covering the deficit “is already clear”. The interlocutors of “Kommersant” believe that the problems associated with the original complexity of the project and was predictable.
Head of airport operations at the Federal air transport Agency Anatoly bee reported that in the process of building a third runway at the airport Sheremetyevo “there are additional costs.” According to him, “project adjusted” given the unresolved questions about the transfer of the pipeline and resettlement villages.
According to the bee, while the Federal air transport Agency does not see “problems” as “understand where to get additional funds.” Part of the funds will be transferred from other airport facilities “due to the resulting economy,” he said.
The cost of construction of the runway Sheremetyevo is 35.5 billion rubles – these funds provided by the Federal target program for transport development for the years 2010-2020. The new runway is a key component, built for the world Cup, which Russia will host in 2018.
The economy Ministry told the newspaper that don’t know about the lack of funds for the reconstruction of the airport.
The Chairman of the Board of Directors “Sheremetyevo” Alexander Ponomarenko in October, told TASS that the new runway can be commissioned in a truncated version, if the government will not allocate additional funding. According to the source, then it was about 5 billion rubles.