Russia resumes Japan, Serbia and Cuba flights
Russia announced that it would resume flights with three other countries: Serbia, Japan and Cuba.
On the routes Moscow – Belgrade, Moscow – Cayo Coco and Moscow – Santa Clara, flights are operated twice a week by order of the Russian Prime Minister. In addition, from November 1st, flights to Tokyo will be offered three times a week (two from Moscow and one from Vladivostok).
Officials say the decision was made based on the criteria previously expressed (40 new cases of infection within 14 days per 100,000 population, no more than 1% in 14 days, daily increase in new cases and spread of coronavirus in 7 days). no more than 1) and is based on the principles of reciprocity.
In addition, the frequency of flights from Russia to Switzerland, Belarus, the United Arab Emirates and the Maldives is to be increased.
The frequency of flights on the routes Zurich – Moscow – Zurich and Moscow – Geneva – Moscow will increase by one flight, and the flights Zurich – St. Petersburg – Zurich and St. Petersburg – Geneva – St. Petersburg will be resumed (one-off one week) …
It was decided to increase the flight frequency on the Moscow – Velana Airport route to four per week. The Moscow – Abu Dhabi flight operates twice a week and the Moscow – Minsk flight three times a week.
Russian aviation authorities said they are continuing to monitor the situation and work to expand the list of countries that can resume air traffic.