State aviation service of Ukraine adopted the opinion on a complete stop of the air messages between Ukraine and Russia from 25 October 2015, said the press service of the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine.
"due to the lack of response from the Federal air transport Agency of Russia (Rosaviatsia) with an explanation of the limits of flights the airlines Ukrainian State aviation service of Ukraine adopted the opinion on a complete stop of the air messages between Ukraine and Russia since 25 October 2015 ", – it is Reported in the report on the Internet representation offices.
"This measure will be applied to all Russian airlines and will be valid until the lifting of a ban imposed by the aviation authorities of the Russian Federation on Ukrainian airlines. After the lifting of a ban by the Russian side of the Russian airlines not involved in the sanctions list, will be able to operate flights to Ukraine, " – Reported in the report. Says that the State aviation service of Ukraine announced its decision, the Federal air transport Agency on 9 October. October 2, the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in Paris at the meeting in the "Normandy format" has expressed readiness to discuss with Moscow the crisis in the field of air service. On 30 September Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk ordered to discuss the Russian retaliatory measures against the airlines of Ukraine. At the same time he considers baseless retaliatory measures from Russia, which also banned Ukrainian companies the use of its airspace. On the first day of the week the Ukrainian authorities have notified airlines of the Russian Federation of entered against them sanctions – had previously stated that Kiev is not fully or completely closed its airspace to flights and cargo transportation for 25 Russian airlines. The Kremlin has called the decision of Kiev close connections with Russia " act of madness ". For its part, the Federal air transport Agency has written to airlines of Ukraine of the notice on the prohibition of flights to the Russian Federation from October 25. The transport Ministry of Russia proposed the initiative to the Russians, wishing to get to Ukraine by air, fly to Kiev through Belarus, Moldova or Turkey. The former Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov called the suicidal decision of the Ukrainian authorities to penalize airlines of Russia, he thinks that this is another step to the breakdown of relations between the two countries.