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At the end of the year 2016 passenger traffic in Russia decreased by 3,8%


The volume of passenger traffic of Russian airlines fell by almost 2016 4% in the year.

As the Federal Air Transport Agency official data, at the end of the year 2016 domestic airlines to transport 88,5 million passengers, which is lower than in the year 2015 3,8%. In fact, these figures underline the negative trends in the development of domestic air carriers, however, should be clarified and also the fact that in 2016 year were closed flights to Egypt and Ukraine, but because of the tense situation in Turkey, air traffic with this country also interrupted.

It should be clarified that at the end of last year, the most positive dynamics of their work demonstrated the company "Aeroflot", which transported 28,97 million. Man.

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