The Ministry of transport And Rosaviation sent in total 3 offers to aviation authorities of Ukraine with an initiative to hold a meeting on the continuation of air links between the 2 countries after the October 25, told reporters during the forum "Wings of Russia" Deputy transport Minister Valery Okulov.
"We sent 3 proposals: two proposals from the Ministry of transport; one proposal from the Federal air transport Agency. And that we have agreement on air communication. There's a standard phrase about the fact that in case of conflict situations, these issues shall be resolved through consultations of the aviation authorities ", - said Okulov.
"here the decision of the Ukraine was adopted, and the meeting is not held. For this reason, the first thing that We offer - let's have a meeting. And if the Ukrainian side responds to such a proposal, We are ready anytime, anywhere to come to these meetings ", He added.
He also said that interrupt air mail " just wrong ".
yesterday, the Federal air transport Agency said that the airlines of Ukraine asked the Russian Ministry for permission to perform flights in Russia in winter navigation 2015-2016 on four routes: Kiev-Moscow, Odessa-Moscow, Kyiv-St. Petersburg And Lviv-Moscow. For its part, the state aviation service of Ukraine received a letter from the Federal air transport Agency with the initiative to hold negotiations on issues of flights in the winter.
Ukraine first declared that completely stops air mail with the Russian Federation since 25 October. Ukrainian authorities believe that the Agency without explanation has limited the flights of the Ukrainian companies. However, before that, the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers has banned flights to Crimea several Russian carriers, including "Aeroflot" And "Transaero" flights to Ukraine from October 25. In response, Russia banned flights by Ukrainian companies.