Hodynka has been known up till now as a place where the founder of the Soviet state Vladimir Lenin spoke.
Hodynka has been known up till now as a place where the founder of the Soviet state Vladimir Lenin spoke. He make the speech at a time when the Soviet air-service was taking its first steps.
From now on Hodynka will be known for its air station, the biggest in the country.
Despite its gigantic size the new building strikes one as being light and simple in design.
This is the operations hall. Television and other modern installations will inform the passengers of the different air-lines.
The new air station on Leningrad avenue will be able to take in over 20,000 passengers a day. It has spacious waiting rooms.... a cinema-hall,... a barber shop.... and a restaurant seating over 600 people.
Comfortable express-buses and a fleet of 40 helicopters will take passengers to any of Moscow's three air-fields.
The new air-station will be inaugurated on the eve of the new year.