The Minister of transport of Tajikistan Sherali Gangasta told, on what conditions concluded an agreement on air communication with Russia. It is reported gazety citing local media.
On the eve of the Ministry of transport of Russia announced that Russia and Tajikistan have agreed to maintain the flights full.
“This was not a serious problem, and we just didn’t agree due to unresolved issues of passenger traffic and lack of road infrastructure in the area of the new airport, but they needed these two flights a week and we agreed on this issue by the aviation rules,” — said Gangasta.
The Minister added that in exchange, Russia gave the Tajik airlines flights to St. Petersburg and Chelyabinsk.
The Tajik authorities refused to accept the airlines of Zhukovsky, as it was considered a airport of the Moscow region, in connection with the additional purpose of airlines for flights to Dushanbe and Khujand, according to the Tajik side, was a unilateral increase in Russia the number of carriers on these lines.