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Программой субсидированных полетов в Калининград с 15 мая по 15 октября воспользовались 170 тыс. человек In the meeting chaired by the Deputy head of Rosaviation Oleg Klim took part the Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Kaliningrad region Alexander Rolbinov, Minister of the Ministry of infrastructure development of the Kaliningrad region Elena Dyatlova , the airport Khrabrovo, representatives of Russian airlines flying to Kaliningrad. About this soobshili press service of the Federal air transport Agency.

The meeting summed up the results of the program of subsidizing transportation from Moscow and Saint-Petersburg to Kaliningrad from 15 may to 15 October, six carriers served at the special rate of 170 thousand passengers. It was noted that some airlines are not completely fulfilled at the start of the program obligations.

“The Rosaviation recommended to airlines to 2017 to develop a set of measures for the elimination of intermediaries in the sale of tickets at a special rate. One such measure may be selling tickets at a discounted price through the official sites of the airlines. According to the airlines, mechanisms such sales are already being developed”, – is spoken in the message.

Also Sony has offered airlines for the next season to expand its route network subsidized flights to Kaliningrad additional areas of the cities of Central Russia.

“Traditionally, the new year eve is greatly increased passenger traffic on domestic flights between Kaliningrad and other cities. With the aim of eliminating the deficit of available capacity and ensuring affordability of air transport Rosaviation has addressed to airlines with a request to increase the frequency of flights on new year’s eve and to use larger aircraft Seating capacity on its most popular routes. According to the airlines, work on the formation of the Christmas schedule has already been completed, the availability of transportation will be provided”, – have noted in Rosaviation.