The authorities of Kamchatka offer the airlines of the PRC to replace Transaero


The territorial government is negotiating with aviation authorities and airlines of the PRC on organization of regular flights on the most popular among the residents of the region the route from Petropavlovsk-Kamchats to Moscow.

VLADIVOSTOK, 29 Oct. The authorities of Kamchatka after termination of Transaero is negotiating with China airlines about organizing flights to the region, in particular, flights to Moscow, according to the government of the province.

Transaero airlines has been unable to service debts, which form together with the leasing obligations of about 250 billion rubles. Her tickets aren’t sold, but flying the airlines is prohibited from October 26. Passengers transported by the airlines of Aeroflot group, and others. Last week it became known that the group shareholder of S7 airlines Vladislav Filev has signed an agreement to purchase not less than 51% of actions “Transaero”.

The Minister of transport and road construction of Kamchatskiy Krai Vladimir Kayumov announced that the government of the province negotiates with the Federal air transport Agency and the leading carriers who can organise regular flights on the most popular among the residents of the region the route from Petropavlovsk-Kamchats to Moscow.

“He noted that the issue of air links with the region and worked with foreign carriers, particularly airlines people’s Republic of China. Negotiations are conducted with the air transport companies with the technical ability to perform long-haul flights to modern aircraft. Potential partners are invited to organize and direct flights from Kamchatka to China”, — stated in the message.

While drop down the flights of “Transaero” intends to take the company “Aeroflot”. The number of flights on the route “Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky — Moscow” it is planned to increase after the completion of the transfer of “Aeroflot” several aircrafts “Transaero”.

“In order to replace the cancelled flights, “Aeroflot” carries out work on acquisition in leasing of 14 planes “Transaero”. It is expected that in November all the legal aspects will be settled. The organization of additional flights to Kamchatka from outside “Aeroflot” and the arrival of new airlines is already in development. The end of the year the situation will stabilize,” — said Kayumov.