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The Russian Federation's Government has accepted Rostourism's plan for the growth of yacht tourism in the nation up to 2030. On October 19, the document was made available via the official legal information site, Vedomosti writes. According to Zarina Doguzova, the director of Rostourism, a roadmap will be developed based...
Aeroflot has resumed the sale of discounted tickets for residents of the Far East, the company's press service stated. This is a subsidized transportation program, with the government allocating additional funds for it. Discount tickets are available for Russians with permanent residence in the region, and the flights will cost...
The cost of jet fuel on October 14 jumped by 5.4% and for the first time in Russia rose to 56.445 thousand rubles per ton, according to data from the St. Petersburg International Mercantile Exchange. From June to October 14, the price of aviation fuel jumped by a quarter,...
Qatar Airways will transfer Doha - Moscow flights to Sheremetyevo airport from October 31, the carrier said on its website. "Please note that from October 31, 2021, flights from Moscow to Doha by Qatar Airways will be operated to/from Sheremetyevo airport, Terminal C," the company said in its announcement. Qatar Airways...
According to Izvestia, airlines experienced a decrease in ticket sales volume. Passengers now buy them on average 5-7 days before departure, and sometimes as little as 2-3 days, according to travel agencies. People are hesitant to schedule vacations ahead of time because they are concerned about additional limitations, such as...
Smartavia (5N), which has switched to a low-cost business model, has decided on its main home airport, signing a cooperation agreement with Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport, and announcing a potential "large-scale" Smartavia flight program from Russia's largest airport starting in spring 2022. According to the new strategy, smart low-cost airline Smartavia...
The leaders of JSC Sheremetyevo International Airport took leading positions in the 22nd annual rating of the Top-1000 Russian Managers, prepared by the Association of Managers and Publishing House Kommersant. General Director of JSC "MASH", Mikhail Vasilenko is the leading among top managers in the category "Transport", in the rating...
In the second part of September, demand for international trips was 25–40% greater than in the same time the previous year, Kommersant writes. According to Igor Blinov, a spokesman of the National Network of Travel Agencies, sales growth is dependent on the direction. According to Oleg Kozyrev, Marketing Director...
Sheremetyevo Airport took first place in the rating of the British agency OAG, the press service of the airport said, Russian media reported. The reputable British agency OAG, which specializes in organizing and analyzing flight data, has presented a rating of the best air harbors and airlines in the world...
Sheremetyevo Airport has changed the take-off and landing patterns of planes from September 9th. The airport took this measure after Muscovites and residents of the Moscow region began to complain about the noise, Russian media reported. Citizens sent appropriate appeals to the Federal Air Transport Agency, Rospotrebnadzor, the State Duma,...