Stations under construction of the Moscow Metro received names. This was stated by the mayor of the Russian capital, Sergei Sobyanin. According to him, the names were chosen by the Muscovites themselves as part of the Active Citizen project.
The head of the city noted that seven metro stations received names. Troitsk and Kornilovskaya stations will appear on the Troitskaya metro line, and Ostrov Mechty and Biryulyovo on the Biryulyovskaya line. New stations will also be opened on the Rublyovo-Arkhangelskaya and Solntsevskaya lines. They will be named General Karbyshev Boulevard, Pykhtino and Vnukovo Airport.
Sergei Sobyanin reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the completion of the construction of the Big Circle Metro Line. This is the largest metro project in the world. The length of the ring is approximately 70 kilometers.