Dvorkovich: the Egyptian authorities have consented to the admission of the Russian Federation to control its airports

Dvorkovich: the Egyptian authorities have consented to the admission of the Russian Federation to control its airports


PERM, November 24. Egyptian authorities have consented to the participation of Russian specialists in the procedure of control in the airports of Egypt. This was reported to journalists Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

See also


© AP Photo/ Vinciane Jacquet

Global standards for aviation security at airports

“There is the consent of the Egyptian partners to our specialists took part in the continuation of checking in the control procedures, the results of this work will be a report to management and any decisions”, – said the official.

Deputy Prime Minister added that the Russian force on the audit of aviation safety finished work in Egypt and returned to Moscow, where he formulates his recommendations.

Return flights with Egypt will depend on the results of the audit of aviation security in this country, said earlier the Minister of transport of Russia Maxim Sokolov.

The return of Russians from Egypt

Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the A321 at Sinai also instructed to provide assistance to Russian citizens in return from Egypt.

See also

Sokolov: returns messages with Egypt will depend on the results of the audit of aviation security

In Egypt will be strengthened security measures on transport

The Ministry of internal Affairs of Egypt: security measures at all airports of the country

At that time in Egypt there were almost 80 thousand Russians. Rosturizm on 20 November reported that completed the program on returning of Russian tourists from Egypt in the Russian Federation.

“In the resorts there were 15 tourists, were the animators and the hotel staff”, which is soon, until 28 November, will return to Russia, said the Advisor to the head of the Federal tourism Agency Svetlana Sergeeva.

The suspension of air links with Egypt in connection with the attack

The Russian President Vladimir Putin on 6 November agreed with the recommendations of the National anti-terrorism Committee to suspend air traffic with Egypt. All Russian commercial airlines and operators of General aviation has suspended the performance of all regular transit and Charter flights to Egypt with passengers on Board from 20:00 on 6 November.

As explained by the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov, this measure is entered not until after the investigation into the crash of an Airbus A321 “Kogalymavia”, until then, until will not be provided the proper level of security.

See also


© Sergey Bobylev/TASS archive

The Russians remained without Egyptian resorts: what do tourists