Russian airlines increased transportation of passengers to 40 million people

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Russian airlines for five months of current year have increased transportation of passengers compared to the same period last year by 11.3% to 39.9 million, follows from the operative data of the Federal air transport Agency.

The passenger turnover increased up to 100 billion passenger-kilometers, a growth of 12.1%.

In may, according to operative data of the Federal air transport Agency, Russian airlines carried 9.3 million passengers, an increase compared to the same period last year was 7.9%. Passenger traffic rose to 22.5 billion passenger-kilometers, a growth of 7.2%.

The airline «Aeroflot» in may 2018 increased transportation of passengers in annual terms by 4.6% to 2.8 million, S7 — 15.3% to 944 thousand people, «Ural airlines» — on 9%, to 735,4 thousands of people.

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