The Russian government has allocated money to the Federal Air Transport Agency to repay its operating expenses in the face of pressure from Western sanctions. This was reported by the press service of the Council of Ministers published on your site.
“Accept a draft order of the government of the Russian Federation on this matter,” the message said.
The government announced that the money will be separated from the country’s reserve fund and will be sent to Russian airlines that transport cargo.
The amount of compensation is not specified. The money allocation decision was taken at the government meeting on 19 May.
This week reportedHe reported that the Federal Air Transport Agency has extended the flight restriction regime to a number of airports in the southern and central parts of Russia until May 25 this year. Airports in Anapa, Belgorod, Bryansk, Voronezh, Gelendzhik, Krasnodar, Kursk, Lipetsk, Rostov-on-Don, Simferopol and Elista remain closed.
It is recommended that Russian airlines organize passenger transport on alternative routes using the airports of Sochi, Volgograd, Mineralnye Vody, Stavropol and Moscow.