the Majority of Russians who have already planned trips to other countries, admitted readiness to quit if air transportation between Russia and Turkey will be restored. This was reported in a study of online service for travel planning OneTwoTrip.
So, 48 percent of respondents said that the thought of a travel plan, and 80 percent of them are willing to correct it, if it will be possible to fly to Turkey.
While 76 percent of survey participants would like to go there in the fall, and 73 percent of travelers hope that by this time, other countries will begin to accept Russian tourists.
in addition, it was found that only seven percent of Russians are not happy news about the potential resumption of air links with Turkey, which may be followed by the opening of other borders.
Earlier in July, it was reported that the Russians abruptly became interested in travelling to Turkey and started to plan a trip there after the news about the resumption of air communication with Russia. So, according to the online service Level.Travel, Turkey has become the second most popular destination among domestic travellers. In addition, the experts noticed a drop in demand for trips to Russia and tied it in with inflated prices.
on 15 July, the Ministry of transport of Turkey announced an agreement on the resumption of air communication with Russia. The representative of the Russian Ministry of transport refused to comment on the statement by the Turkish colleagues, as the official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that the presidents of Russia and Turkey Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed by phone the launch of the flights and gave instructions to the departments to start negotiations.