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The airport of Pskov was given the name of the Holy equal to the apostles Princess Olga, Murmansk – the Tsar-Martyr Nicholas II, these are the results of the voting in the project “Great names of Russia” reports Фома.Ru.
The results of a nationwide vote on the naming of prominent Russians in 42 airports in the country were announced on 4 December in the Public chamber of Russia and published on the project portal.
In addition to the Holy Duchess Olga and Tsar Nicholas II, identified by the names of prominent compatriots, after which call the other air ports in the country.
For example, the famous Moscow airports “Sheremetyevo” and “Domodedovo” will be named in honor of Alexander Pushkin and Mikhail Lomonosov, respectively.
Other names of airports can be distinguished: Voronezh in honour of Emperor Peter the great, Kaliningrad, Russia – Empress Elizabeth of Russia, Krasnodar – Empress Catherine the great, Moscow – General Alexander Suvorov, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – writer Anton Chekhov, Tyumen scientist Dmitri Mendeleev, Magadan — poet and bard Vladimir Vysotsky.
List all the names of the winners can be viewed on the portal of the project “Great names of Russia”.
In Arkhangelsk, Nizhnevartovsk and St. Petersburg, by the decision of Expert Council will be held the second rounds, as these cities lost the leading position in the struggle for popular names.
At the airports of Moscow (Vnukovo) and Penza decisions will be made in the coming days.