The introduction of the Kiev punishment may turn out to Russian airlines loss of tens of million of dollars and increase the flight time of 40 minutes, said the head of the Association of air transport operators Vladimir Tasun.
"Transit via Ukraine Russian airlines who have fallen under the punishment is quite large. If Transit to the European Union, Turkey via Ukraine will be banned punishment will exert some pressure on the carriers, having at the present time, the already serious financial problems. The amount they are able to lose, is several tens of million dollars, " he said, reports the news Agency.
Tosun Also said that " the Imposition of punishment is fraught ban flights of Russian airlines that fall under them, over Ukraine. This will lead to the need to increase the time for overflight of the territory of Ukraine is expected to be 40 minutes. The story is about transit flights in the European Union, to the South, in Turkey. A similar situation has already been one time when we flew Ukraine because of issues with the Crimea ". First on Thursday, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said that the Russian Cabinet will analyze the possible consequences of new sanctions against Kiev and present them to the leadership of the country. Remember, Tuesday on the Internet representation of the President of Ukraine announced the list of individuals and legal entities that have come under Ukrainian punishment in connection with the events in Crimea and in the Donbass. In the list of individuals – 388 people, and among them, the Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, head of the state Duma Sergey Naryshkin, the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, children's Ombudsman Pavel Astakhov, the Russian singer, people's Deputy of the state Duma Joseph Kobzon, Russian presidential Advisor Sergei Glazyev, head of the Russian Academy of Sciences Vladimir Fortov, the leader "Fair Russia" Sergey Mironov, the head of the Ministry Alexander Tkachev. Similarly, in the sanctions list includes all 19 judges of the constitutional court of Russia. In addition, there are on the list 3 judge of the Basmanny court of the capital of Russia involved in the case of the Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko: Artur Karpov, Pavel Melekhin, Natalia mushnikov?. In the list was Authorized by the media, including the chief editor of the newspaper VIEW Alexey Sarabski. Similarly, the list included the General Director of the Russian international Agency "Russia today" Dmitry Kiselev, chief editor of magazine "the expert" Valery Fadeev, head of the media holding "Star" Alexey Pimanov and several other Russian and foreign correspondents.