Rasskazovka is a station on the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya line of the Moscow Metro. It opened on August 30, 2018 as part of the "Ramenki" - "Rasskazovka" extension and is the southern terminus.[1]

Rasskazovka

Рассказовка
Moscow Metro station
MM Rasskazovka.jpg
General information
LocationVnukovo District, Western Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°37′59″N 37°19′58″E / 55.6330°N 37.3328°E / 55.6330; 37.3328Coordinates: 55°37′59″N 37°19′58″E / 55.6330°N 37.3328°E / 55.6330; 37.3328
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#8A Solntsevskaya line Solntsevskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Construction
Structure typeTwo-span shallow-column station
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
History
Opened30 August 2018
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
TerminusKalininsko-Solntsevskaya line
Solntsevsky radius
Location
Rasskazovka is located in Moscow Metro
Rasskazovka
Rasskazovka
Location within Moscow Metro

ConstructionEdit

Excavation was due to start in September 2014,[2] and by June 2015, work was under way on the construction of the main reinforced concrete structures and waterproofing the inner surface.[3]

The first tunnel reached the station in November 2015, while the second tunnel was completed in February 2016. By October 2016, the station was 90% complete.[4] The platforms were completed in June 2017.[5] In May 2018, the metro station Rasskazovka is ready for commissioning.[6]

LocationEdit

Rasskazovka station is the final station on the line after Novoperedelkino. It is on Borovskoye Highway in the village of Rasskazovka in the Novomoskovsky Administrative Okrug of Moscow, bordering the district of Novo-Peredelkino. The station is about 5 km from Vnukovo Airport.

FutureEdit

A future extension of the Kalinin-Solntsevo Line will take the line toward Vnukovo International Airport. According to the head of the Moscow Department of Construction, work toward the extension could begin after 2022. The extension would include two new stations, Pykhtino and Vnukovo.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "В Москве открылись сразу семь новых станций желтой ветки метро". Interfax. 2018-08-30.
  2. ^ ""Желтую" линию столичного метро продлят до Рассказовки к 2017 году". Retrieved 2015-09-13.
  3. ^ На станции метро «Рассказовка» Калининско-Солнцевской линии завершено устройство несущих колон платформы
  4. ^ "Станция метро "Рассказовка" готова на 90% - Хуснуллин" (in Russian). Moscow Complex for Construction and Urban Development. 2016-10-16.
  5. ^ "На станции метро "Рассказовка" завершена отделка платформы" (in Russian). Moscow Complex for Construction and Urban Development. 2017-06-15.
  6. ^ Станция метро «Рассказовка» готова к работе
  7. ^ "Метро до аэропорта Внуково построят за три-четыре года" (in Russian). Komsomolskaya Pravda. 2017-12-08.