Termination of flights of Ukrainian airlines in the Russian Federation is another exemplary struggle of the Ukrainian authorities with his people – 3 quarters of the passengers were Ukrainians, said Prime Minister of Russia Medvedev D. a..
"at the initiative of the Ukrainian government over the flights of all airlines in the Russian Federation and Ukraine. Another brilliant example of the struggle of the Ukrainian superiors with his people: 3 fourths of the passengers were Ukrainians. Silin act!", – Medvedev wrote in his own Facebook.
on Sunday the ban on air mail between the Russian Federation and Ukraine entered into force. On 12 October the Ministry of transport of Russia has received the notification of the State aviation administration of Ukraine about a complete stop of the air messages between Ukraine and Russia on October 25. For its part, the Federal Agency of air transportenergy Ukrainian airlines notice about the prohibition of flights to the Russian Federation from October 25. October 23, Moscow made a proposal to Kiev to cancel the limits on direct air mail and in transit for Russian and Ukrainian airlines. Ukraine, with its own hand, made the proposal to consider removing mutual restrictions on transit flights. Ukrainian Minister of infrastructure Andriy Pivovarsky has said that the Russian airlines that fly to Crimea, will not be able to fly in cities of Ukraine and " will have this opportunity only if you give up the flights in the Crimea and paid a fine ".