The largest Russian air carrier "Aeroflot" has stopped sale of tickets to Ukraine departing 25 October 2015, follows from the data of the booking system and source in aviation circles.
ACCORDING to the information of the reservation system of " Aeroflot ", for example, tickets from Moscow to Kiev and from Moscow to Odessa flight from October 25, " not available ". Source RIA "Novosti" in aviakrug confirmed that the airline has suspended the sale of tickets. Authorized airline did not explain the stop-sale of tickets to Ukraine. On the first day of the week the Ukrainian authorities have notified airlines of the Russian Federation of entered against them sanctions. The company "Aeroflot" has told that has received notification from the aviation authorities of Ukraine regarding the prohibition of flights to the country from 25 October. Then another 3 of the largest Russian air carrier – "Transaero" (sanyuesan "Aeroflot" ), Globus (S7 group) and "Russia" ("Aeroflot" ) – confirmed receipt of the notification from Kiev. Prime Minister of Russia Medvedev D. A. ordered the Minister of transport Maxim Sokolov to consider the introduction of retaliatory restrictive measures on Ukrainian airlines. Last week, Minister of transport Maxim Sokolov said that the Russian authorities will have to take mirror measures, if Kiev will close the airspace for Russian airlines. Recall, 16 September, on the Internet representation of the President of Ukraine announced a list of physical and legal entities, placed under Ukrainian punishment in connection with events in Crimea and Donbass.
for example, the penalties imposed on 25 Russian airlines, two of which no longer exist. According to the document, published on the Internet representation of the President of Ukraine, to the sanctions list includes the largest Russian carrier Aeroflot and its subsidiary airlines 3 – " Donavia ", "Orenburg airlines" and "Russia" and adopted in the early autumn under the reorganization of Aeroflot the second largest Russian airline " Transaero ". Similarly, in the list of " AK bars Aero ", " Atran ", " Borisfen-Avia ", " VIM-AVIA ", " Gazprom Avia ", " Kogalymavia ", ZAO po Cosmos, " Fly ", Red Wings Airlines, " Rusjet ", " ruslayn ", " Siberia ", " Cyrus-Avia ", " Ural airlines ", " Center-South ", " Shar Inc Ltd ", " Yakutia ", " Yamal ". In addition to the list of Federal state budgetary institution "Special flight detachment "Russia" office of the President of the Russian Federation (aviation movement of the head of the Russian Federation and other highest officials of the state) and the Federal state unitary aviation enterprise of the Ministry of emergency situations of Russia. According to the document, all companies not fully or completely banned the transit of resources, flights and travel THROUGH the territory of Ukraine.