Lift for disabled


In all Russian airports may appear lifts for the disabled

Russian airports may be required to purchase elevators for the disabled.

At the moment the Federal Air Transport Agency is preparing amendments to the Air Code, which should be obliged to buy Russian airports and the use of special lifts to ensure ingress and egress of people with disabilities to board the aircraft. According to experts, such a decision due to the recent incident at the airport in Cheboksary, when employees refused to provide air harbor assistance Paralympians.

Whether the changes will affect the Air Code of the Russian Federation, without exception, all airports, or will apply to air haven with a certain volume of passenger traffic per year, yet remains unknown.