After the removal of quarantine restrictions Simferopol international airport in June will increase the network of flights four times – from 11 to 46 destinations. A number of airlines operating flights to Crimea and back will increase from eight to 14. About it “RG” told in the press service of the airport.
In may from Simferopol airport aircraft flew to Saint Petersburg, Rostov-on-don, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Mineralnye Vody, Kazan, Samara, Bryansk, Chelyabinsk, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Domodedovo, – said the press service. In June it’s already added flights to Ufa, Omsk, Orenburg, Murmansk, Perm, Tyumen, Syktyvkar, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhnekamsk, Russia, Arkhangelsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Cherepovets, Kemerovo, Penza, Tomsk, Novokuznetsk, Moscow, Ivanovo and Moscow Vnukovo.
In the coming days will be launched flights to Petrozavodsk, Cheboksary, Course, Tambov, Barnaul, Kaluga, Sankt-Peterburg, Yaroslavl, Kirov, Magnitogorsk, Belgorod, Volgograd, Voronezh, Noviy Urengoy, Ulyanovsk and Yakutsk.
Thus, the passenger traffic in April and may fell compared with the same period of 2019 to 628 thousand people will gradually start to recover.
– in may passenger traffic fell of 90.2 per cent compared with the previous year, and airlines canceled more than 1,000 flights, – said General Director of the Simferopol airport Eugene Plaksin. But now, the government has begun a partial withdrawal of restrictive measures. Since June 15, according to the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan, arriving passengers will no longer need to comply with isolation at home or in Observatory, and this will allow us to significantly expand the network of flights. While at the airport saved the necessary preventive measures to ensure the safety of passengers and staff.
Recall, the hotels and resorts of the Peninsula will be opened for tourists from the mainland from July 1.