|Il-14 on the Tushino airfield|
|IATA: none – ICAO: UUUS|
|Elevation AMSL||420 ft / 128 m|
Tushino airfield (Russian: Аэродром Тушино) (ICAO: UUUS) is a general aviation airfield located in Tushino, northwest Moscow, Russia. During the Cold War this was the site of military exercises showcasing the latest in Soviet innovation. These exercises were held on Soviet Air Fleet Day.
In 1991, at the behest of Mikhail Gorbachev, Tushino Air Field was used to host the free Monsters of Rock concert featuring Metallica, AC/DC and Pantera. Official estimates placed the crowd between 150,000 and 500,000 people. The crowd was unofficially estimated to number at least 1.5 million people.
The stadium of Spartak Moscow is to be built on the site of the airport.
- Soviet air shows, for which Tushino airfield is notable
- "September 28, 1991 - Moscow, Russia". Metallica.com. Retrieved 2012-11-09.
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