The head of the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine Andriy Pivovarsky has said on the last working day of the week that the punishment of Kiev will affect the airlines 29, and not 27, as stated before.
Ukrainian authorities on 16 September, introduced punishments against 27 airlines of the Russian Federation, 2 of which no longer happens. First it was claimed that the penalties imposed on 25 airlines. For example, in the list of the largest Russian carriers, including "Aeroflot" (with all subsidiary airlines), Transaero airlines and S7 group. According to the decree of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, not fully or completely banned the transit of resources, flights and travel through the territory of Ukraine.
"The presidential decree was enacted decision of the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine, in the sanctions list of the Russian airlines in 29: 27 of airline companies which illegally operated its flights to the occupied Crimea, two airlines is a Ukrainian organization that were nationalized by the so-called government of the occupied Crimea ", - said at a press conference the brewers.
He also said that the punishment will mean a ban of flights in Ukrainian cities, as well as transit through the territory of Ukraine of aviasur that carry military equipment, military manpower and equipment dual-use.
"Since the beginning of 2015 in the Ukrainian city carried out five flights of Russian airlines, in the sanctions list were four of them," he said at a press conference the brewers.
First of Rosaviatsia has informed Ukrainian airlines about the ban on flights to/from Russia Since October, 25th of current year. He will act until, until will not be cancelled this decision of the Ukrainian authorities concerning the Russian airlines. Before the last working day of the week Pivovarov said that the state aviation administration of Ukraine expects that before the end of the day the answer from the Federal air transport Agency for the reasons of the ban Ukrainian airlines for the flights.
Crimea became a Russian region after the March 2014 referendum in which a Large number of residents at that time still Ukrainian autonomy, do not recognise the legality of the coup d'etat in Ukraine, voted for annexation by Russia. In the capital of Russia emphasize that the referendum in Crimea meets standards of international law and the UN Charter. Ukraine still considers the Crimea her, but at the time occupied territory.