Russia stops all flights of its airlines in China, besides

Moscow, 31 Jan – “News.Economy.” Russia closes all flights of its airlines in China, excluding flights “Aeroflot” in a number of cities due to the spread of coronavirus, said the Vice-Premier of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova.

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“We close all the aviation frequencies, except the frequency of “Aeroflot”, which will fly in four Chinese cities by regular flights to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Hong Kong, ” he said to reporters after a meeting of the operational headquarters on control and prevention of introduction and spread of novel coronavirus infection in Russia.

According to her, by agreement with the PRC to fly to Moscow four Chinese airlines they will continue to fly on a regular basis.

“Everyone will fly to Sheremetyevo. Will be separately allocated to terminal F, which will be organized by all the work, including the work of the aviation authorities and the work of the staff of the CPS for the adoption of citizens and determination of their subsequent fate, or they will be sent to medical institutions… or released home”, – said Deputy Prime Minister (quoted by RIA “Novosti”).

As reported Вести.Ru the airline “Aeroflot” from 17:00 GMT 31 January will translate all flights from China and to China in terminal F of Sheremetyevo airport.

Aeroflot puts flight to/from China at the terminal F starting from 17:00 GMT on 31 January 2020 in addition, the international flights of “Aeroflot” in other areas, are now performed from the terminal F, will be transferred to the terminals D, E, C”, – reported the company.

Also from the terminal D to terminal F will be transferred to flights of China Southern Airlines CZ655/656.

the Aeroflot Group, Russia’s largest carrier, in 2019, increased transportation of passengers by 9% to 60.7 million people, including the airline “Aeroflot” carried 37.2 million passengers, which is 4.1% more than last year. Text: News.Economy