«VIM-Avia» will continue flights «Moscow — Blagoveshchensk» to 2 October

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Flights of airline «VIM-Avia» on the route Moscow — Blagoveshchensk — Moscow will be operated until October 2, reported the press service of the government of the Amur region.

On Friday to delay the flight «VIM-Avia» on the route Moscow — Blagoveshchensk — Moscow has exceeded 19 hours. The head of the transport Ministry of the Amur region Andrey Tax told journalists on Monday that the company «Ikar» ready from October 6 to increase the number of flights on the route Blagoveshchensk — Moscow, if the situation with the «VIM-Avia» will not change. Also, according to the Tax, the region carries on negotiations with «the Ural airlines».

«The head of the region (Alexander Kozlov) urgently flew to Moscow to participate in the meeting with the leadership of the Federal air transport Agency, Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation and representatives of the airline. During the meeting Alexander Kozlov has assured that the company «VIM-Avia» guarantee save all flights to Blagoveshchensk to October 2. Further plans will be discussed at the second meeting, which will begin at 18:00 Moscow time», — the press-service of the regional government.

Clarifies that Kozlov also intends to meet with the leadership of the airline «Icarus», so she increased the number of flights Moscow — Blagoveshchensk — Moscow.

Mass and long delays of flights of airline «Vim-Avia» has begun even in the summer, the carrier explained that a «late arrival» of the aircraft from maintenance. Now the delays are of such magnitude that it took the intervention of the Ministry of transport and Rosaviation. Testing began, the Prosecutor’s office and the investigative Committee on transport.