Domodedovo Summed up Results of Most Punctual Airlines Contest in May
OREANDA-NEWS. Moscow Domodedovo Airport monthly sums up results of the most punctual airlines contests. In May 2013 the winners in eight different categories (depending on the flights frequency and the passenger traffic) are Transaero Airlines, ORENAIR, Saratov Airlines, Tulpar Air, Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines, Iberia and Dniproavia.
Transaero Airlines won in the first category and operated 1405 flights on-time flights. ORENAIR became the leader in the second category and operated 251 flights without delays. Saratov Airlines headed the third contest category and had 119 flights exactly according to schedule. Tulpar Air with 12 on-time flights won in the fourth category.
The most punctual foreign airlines are Lufthansa (the fifth category, 47 flights), Aegean Airlines (the sixth category, 24 on-time flights), Iberia (the seventh category, 10 flights without delays) and Dniprovaia (the eights category, 7 flights according to schedule).
The most punctual airlines contest was organized by Moscow Domodedovo Airport over 5 years ago. Since that time the number of Russian and foreign airlines-partners increased by more than one third.
As of beginning of June, 242 destinations are operated from Domodedovo, 79 out of them are unique for the Moscow region.
Moscow Domodedovo Airport — is the largest one of Russia, in 2012 the airport served 28,2 million people. It joins the category of the largest airports in Europe on the classification of the Airports Council International (ACI) and on results of 2012 became one of three European airports with the highest dynamic development. Since 2009 it is ranked as the best airport in Eastern Europe by Skytrax. Domodedovo is chosen for flights by member airlines of two largest global airline alliances — Star Alliance and oneworld.