Airlines-partners of Domodedovo airport compensate for losses due to “Transaero”

MOSCOW, October 9. Airlines-partners of Moscow Domodedovo airport will be able to compensate for the loss of airport passenger traffic due to the reduction of volume of transportations “Transaero”. This was stated in the press service of Domodedovo airport.

“Given the situation with the restructuring of the airline “Transaero airlines”, Domodedovo airport expects changes in the dynamics of passenger traffic on the previous forecasted level”, – noted in press service.

G. winter 2015/2016 flights on most of the routes on which the carrier was to act as the company “Transaero” will other airlines-partners of Moscow Domodedovo airport. In addition, a positive impact will the plans of several airlines to increase its presence at Moscow Domodedovo airport. Estimates the airport will allow it in the autumn-winter period to ensure the execution of more than 75% of the volume of flights “Transaero” in the same period last year.

Negative dynamics of passenger traffic is possible only on a small number of unique destinations, flights which were performed by “Transaero”. Their share in the route network of Domodedovo airport is not more than 1%.

Other airline partners of Domodedovo will ensure that the flights are comparable to the number of unique destinations, stressed the press service.

Positive factors include an increase in seat capacity from the base carriers at the airport. According to preliminary forecast it will increase to 35%, noted the press service.

Earlier it was reported that Domodedovo airport consolidates “daughters” of “Aeroflot”.

The decision on bankruptcy of airline “Transaero”, the accumulated 250 billion debt and are now under the operational management of “Aeroflot” was adopted at the governmental meeting with the participation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on October 1. The carrier has closed the sale of tickets. Airline tickets (round-trip) for transportation originating before December 15, and ending after 15 December will be cancelled. The Federal air transport Agency began checking Transaero, it needs to be completed on October 12.