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03 May- On the way to Vnukovo.

Posted in Anand, Chess, Gelfand, Moscow, The match 2012 with tags , , , on May 5, 2012 by Chessurfer

On 03May we (Hans-Walter Schmitt and your blogger) started our “Mission Moscow” and took the Lufthansa flight to Vnukovo.  (http://www.vnukovo.ru/eng). There are two flights a day from Frankfurt to Vnukovo with Lufthansa.

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Getting on the Lufthansa plane to Vnukovo. A smooth flight, arrival on time.

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Hans-Walter Schmitt getting on the plane.

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Approaching VKO.

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Sweet welcome to the hotel Baltschug Kempinksi, our five star homebase for the next four weeks.

Not a bad view from the hotel! I guess we will be comfortable here.

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