Kuril island of Paramushir was left without transport communication with Kamchatka

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotobanka message. Archival photoKuril island of Paramushir was left without transport communication with Kamchatka© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The inhabitants of the Kuril Islands of Paramushir were left without air and sea communications with Kamchatka, said on Monday, RIA Novosti the mayor Severo-Kuril area of Alexander Serebryakov.

«Without a single naval carrier – ship «Gipanis» – the island was Sunday. To output the ship crashed into the bow when mooring at the pier in Severo-Kurilsk (district center city district). The damage was patched in place, and the ship went to Petropavlovsk without passengers,» — said the head of the municipal administration.

According to the source, the second week, the islanders live without air. Flights between Kamchatka and Paramushir has been a private airline «Vityaz-Aero».

«She refuses to work with the rates approved in 2015 REC. Currently, the solution to the problem of the government region. On Monday scheduled a meeting at which, hopefully, will be found out”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

Now in Severo-Kurilsk await the departure of about 40 passengers with tickets who couldn’t take on Board «Gipanis». Among those waiting for four Sakhalin search engines, which returned from the next expedition to the northernmost island of the Kuril Islands of Shumshu and 20 September could not leave the island of Paramushir.

Direct communication of Paramushir with Sakhalin, noted in the conclusion of Alexander Serebryakov.