PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, November 5. /Corr. Elena Vereshchaka/. UTair will replace the airline’s flight from Kamchatka to Moscow. Regular flight Moscow – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky enter since November 13. This was reported by the press service of UTair aviation.
“Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky for the first time appears in the schedule of UTair, expanding the airline’s route network in the Far East. New aviation route will provide regular flights between Kamchatka region and the capital of Russia”, – said President of UTair – Passenger airlines” Alexey Budnik, said in a statement.
The host airport in Moscow is Vnukovo. The flights will be operated twice a week on the widebody Boeing 767-200. The travel time is 9 hours. Rate in one direction – from 11 thousand rbl. 175
Now, after “Transaero”, the load on the transport of passengers on the route Moscow – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky took over the company “Aeroflot”. It performs seven flights per week. Prior to the termination of flights by Transaero airlines only weekly between Kamchatka and Moscow were carried out 11 flights.
Earlier, the government of Kamchatka reported that talks with various airlines that could replace “Transaero”. Including, it was reported that the company “Aeroflot” is ready to send to Kamchatka extra flights. However, this possibility would appear only after the completion of the transfer of “Aeroflot” number of planes “Transaero”, which the carrier intends to lease. He also reported on the prosecution to perform flights from Moscow to Kamchatka foreign airlines, for example from China.