The demand for tickets to Ukraine did not fall because of the possible imposition of penalties against airlines of the Russian Federation, about it surveyed said Fins news market players.
"currently, due to the threat of a ban Russian airlines to fly to Ukraine, we do not see any reduction in demand on the considered direction among the passengers. Also there has been no increase in the number of return tickets in this regard. Most likely, the passengers don't believe in the eventual adoption of this decision and continue to plan their flights to Ukraine as often, " says the Director of the air Agency Pososhok. EN Cyril Faminskii.
"But, If the ban still starts to act, the resources of foreign airlines that fly to Ukraine From the Russian capital may not be enough to compensate for the fallen volumes ", - concludes the expert.
"If we analyze the sales of railway and air tickets to Ukraine by days, 17 September on the resource tutu. Roux was decorated even more tickets than the week before. The fall in demand on the Ukrainian direction, we do not observe. On September 17-18 returns number of tickets to Ukraine in the framework of the ordinary. Yesterday had a few calls from anxious buyers who wanted to know if everything's okay, can I go. In General, no fuss on the issue of return tickets to Ukraine we do not see ", - says General Director of the tutu. Ru. Dmitry Khrapov.
Russian airlines have 10 flights to the cities of Ukraine. The route "Moscow-Kiev" is used four Russian airlines " Aeroflot ", "Transaero ""Siberia" and " UTair ". From the capital of Russia to Odessa flying Aeroflot, Sibir, Transaero airlines. From the capital of Russia in Lviv flies " UTair ". Flight Saint Petersburg-Kiev used the airline "Russia" (a subsidiary of "Aeroflot" ). The airline "UTair" fly on the route From Surgut to Kiev. From the Ukrainian side in the Russian capital, St. Petersburg and Kaliningrad fly From Kiev " Ukraine International airlines ". The carrier flies From Odessa in the Russian capital. The airline "Motor Sich" fly on the route Zaporozhye-Moscow. Flying from Dnepropetrovsk " Dniproavia ".
on Wednesday, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko issued a decree on the introduction of sanctions concerning the Inhabitants of foreign countries, " responsible for implementing illegal activities against Ukraine." The sanctions list includes 388 physical and 105 legal entities, including citizens of 23 countries, among them politicians, officials and reporters. Different types of penalties, from the ban on entry into the country, to seize property, is entered for a period of one year.
limits will come into force in the near future afterward as the corresponding presidential decree will be published in the Gazette.