The Federal air transport Agency requested domestic airline companies to provide information about the level of aviation security at airports in Turkey, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and European countries.
Previously with the same recommendation made in relation to the airports of Egypt, and after 2 days air service to the Arab Republic of was temporarily stopped.
"The Federal air transport Agency interested in ensuring security in foreign airports where we fly. Security currently gather adequate information", - said the adept of one of the domestic airlines. And in 2 airlines reported that in connection with the terrorist attacks in France on 13 November, the carriers have already received telegrams with recommendations to check the security of the European airports, reports "Kommersant". The Rosaviation does not explain the situation.
Note that this is not the 1st similar case. The airlines have received similar telegrams relating to Egypt, 4 November, 2 days before President Vladimir Putin has suspended air traffic between the Russian Federation and the Arab Republic. At the same time, the head of Ministry of transport Maxim Sokolov announced that the suspension of air links with other countries is not considered.
Experts urge not to panic in consequence of the recommendations of the Federal air transport Agency requests the States where there is a potential terrorist threat, natural, and answers should assist law enforcement agencies that are vigorously subjected to analysis information about the safety of flights.
At the same time Vice-President of the Association of tour operators of Russia Dmitry Gorin in addition declared that the security checks in foreign airports - a common global practice, panic is not necessary. "The Americans during the disastrous events in Paris took more restrictive measures, even stopping for some time flights. "Aeroflot" has not cancelled the flights, all flown in a timely manner. Another question, of course, security 2 States consulted, as at the moment it takes place in Egypt. And the Federal air transport Agency is working in this situation ahead in good meaning of this word," Gorin quotes "Russian news service".
But, explaining the safety of tourist destinations, he announced that similar data have only the FSB. Gorin added that in the emerged situation the tour operators assess the risks in one direction or the other and decide as needed.
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