The Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation in the negotiations with Ukraine on air transport will be profitable for the passengers and economic interests of the airline, told in conversation, the Head of the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation Maxim Sokolov.
"on the last working day of the week (talks - ed.) took place in Brussels. The head of Federal air transport Agency (Vela dialogues - ed.) with his counterpart, the head of the state aviation service of Ukraine, was to the same phone conversation with my colleague - Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine. But, unfortunately, these dialogues have not led to the restoration of direct air messages between the two countries. Needless to say, We are aimed at restoring the status quo. We will proceed from the interests of our passengers and the economic interests of airlines ", - said Sokolov.
The Russian Federation and Ukraine from October 25 to suspended direct flights, however, the past few days ago in Brussels the dialogues leave the chance that in the future the parties will still be able to come to a common opinion.
Ukrainian authorities on 16 September, has imposed punishment on 25 of the Russian air companies, two of which have already by that time existed. In the sanctions list includes, for example, "Aeroflot" and its 3 subsidiaries " Donavia ", "Orenburg airlines" and " Russia ", as well as pre-bankrupt "Transaero" the airline "Yakutia" airlines of the S7 group. They did fly charters or regular flights in the Crimea became Russian.
in response, Russia took the mirror measures concerning Ukrainian airlines.