International airport Vnukovo works in a regular mode, despite the difficult weather conditions in the Moscow region. As of 12:30 p.m. visibility at the airport is 4600 meters, the lower edge of clouds at 120 metres. About it reports a press-service of the airport.
“The coefficient of adhesion of wheel with the runway within the normal range of 0.47 (by ICAO standards). The stable wind is 9 meters per second. Delays and cancellations there. To clean runways, taxiways and aprons of snow involved more than 80 pieces of multifunction snow removal equipment and emergency vehicles for the distribution of chemicals. Provided the required coefficient of friction. 11 pieces of equipment used for the processing of aircraft deicing fluid,” – said in “Vnukovo”.
Airfield service continuously cleans the runways, taxiways and Parking lots of aircrafts from snow and ice. Is continuous treatment of airfield deicing chemicals.
Airport staff made all the necessary procedures to guarantee the safety of performing flight operations.