The plane with Russians has started flights from new York airport named after John F. Kennedy in the capital of Russia, follows from the data service monitoring of aircraft movement flightradar24. Com.
Russia in connection with the situation with coronavirus since April 4 had suspended international flights for the removal of compatriots to the homeland. On the last working day of the week were canceled flights from new York to the capital of Russia.
As said before, Ambassador Anatoly Antonov, in the United States has left about 2 thousand Russians, who planned to return home. Some of them were placed in the hotel in new York, part sheltered countrymen, someone had to go to cities in other States. On the first day of the week, Moscow has resumed the export of Russian citizens from abroad.
Twitter of the Russian Embassy in the United States first came the invitation to those who received a notice from "Aeroflot" and/or the Embassy about the possibility to fly home, arrive at the airport to 19. 00 local time.
The list of passengers are formed as a consequence of the data of the portal " public services ", They headed to the capital of Russia or the Moscow region. The number of Russian citizens have been registered on the flight, but the total number of passengers is not officially stated.
however, the airport came several dozen citizens of Russia, not registered in the Russian capital and the Metropolitan area. Their flight was not registered. As I told the head of the organization "Russian youth" Igor Kochan, who came to the airport, compatriots have the possibility to place about 70 citizens of Russia. They will pay 25 double hotel rooms for the night and are also ready to provide their apartments for 20 citizens.
The world health organization eleven Mar announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the final data to who, the world documented almost 1, 28 million cases of infection, over 72 thousand people died.
superiority in the number of cases COVID-19 holds the United States, which recorded nearly 400 thousand cases of infection, more than 12 thousand people died.
The latest information on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager. Of the Russian Federation.