«UTair» flights further removes people from areas of flooding in the Kuban

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Incomerate in fotobanka of the airline Utair. Archival photo«UTair» flights further removes people from areas of flooding in the Kuban© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Uncovereth the image Bank

«UTair» in the night from Friday to Saturday carried more than 300 passengers between Krasnodar and Sochi, enter the two extra flights, told RIA Novosti in the press service of the airline. The carrier is considering the introduction of new additional flights in the Krasnodar territory affected by floods.

«The twenty-seventh of October, «UTair» transported 344 passengers on a Boeing 737-800 between Krasnodar and Sochi,» said production Director of «UTair — Passenger airlines» Andrey Semenov.

In connection with the rains in the Tuapse and Apsheron districts, as well as in Sochi has been flooding. In Tuapse and Absheron districts entered emergency mode, partially evacuated population, online services translated into enhanced mode. A number of airlines of the Russian Federation expressed its willingness to carry passengers detained due to flooding. In particular, UTair has previously introduced an additional flight on the route Krasnodar-Sochi.

«The airline has decided to introduce two more night flight on October 27. The Boeing 737-800 aircraft from Moscow to Krasnodar and Sochi did not immediately return to the capital, and transported people between the two cities. After flights within the region, the planes of UTair took off from Krasnodar and Sochi to Moscow», — quotes the press service of the President of «UTair — Passenger airlines» Pavel Permyakov.

This decision, he said, is dictated by the fact that passengers have bought all the tickets.

UTair is considering the introduction of new additional flights if the weather conditions in the region will not change, added the company.

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