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Russia’s airlines are planning to considerably boost their flight schedules in June, despite the continuing presence of restrictions across the country’s territories during the Coronavirus pandemic, Rusaviainsider.com reported. Some Russian airports are reporting a quadrupling of the number of flight plans, as airlines pin their hopes on the gradual reopening...
Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport has made preparations to ensure that the airport can reopen with necessary safety measures, Airport Technology reported. The Minister of Transportation of the Russian Federation Yevgeny Dietrich carried out an inspection of the airport last week to determine if the site is ready to resume operations. Airport...
In an interview with International Airport Review, Sheremetyevo International Airport’s Chairman, Alexander Ponomarenko, discusses how airports are often at the forefront of both medical and economic crises, and how Sheremetyevo acted to reduce the spread of COVID-19. One aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is extremely important in analyzing the...
Minister of Transportation of the Russian Federation Yevgeny Dietrich conducted an inspection at Sheremetyevo International Airport, the country’s largest aviation hub, on May 16 to determine the airport’s readiness to resume air operations with the safety measures necessary to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Minister Dietrich was accompanied by...
The draft decree of the Russian government on providing airports with over 10 bln rubles ($136.13 mln) in subsidies can be approved by the end of May, Minister of Transport Yevgeny Dietrich told reporters on Saturday, TASS informs. "The draft government decree, which we already wrote on this subject after...
Sheremetyevo International Airport is one of the ten best airports in the world in the category of airports serving 40-50 million passengers per year, according to the World's Best Airports by Passenger Numbers 2020 ranking. The rating is based on a survey of passengers by the Skytrax international agency as part of the performance assessment...
The Russian Ministry of Transport hopes for resumption of international air service in July this year, domestic transportation can begin gradual recovery in mid-June, Minister of Transport Yevgeny Dietrich told reporters on Saturday, TASS reported. "It is very important for us to understand that the countries where our people could...
Ural Airlines plans to increase air services and expand the geography of flights starting June 1, a source in the carrier’s press service told TASS on Thursday. "Ural Airlines is ready to increase air services and plans to expand the geography of flights starting June 1, 2020," the source said. The...
A consortium of TAV Airports and VPE Capital has signed a share purchase agreement to purchase the shares of Almaty Airport and the related jet fuel and catering businesses for $415m, Airport Technology reported. Groupe ADP owns 46.12% of TAV Airports. The share of TAV Airports in the consortium will...
Airlines plan to tighten verification of passengers’ residence addresses when boarding export flights, Russia’s Communications Ministry said on Sunday. The ministry made this statement on its Telegram channel, created for the return of Russians to their homeland, TASS reported. It is noted that "before issuing a boarding pass, airline employees...