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Ministry of Transport: passenger traffic in the year 2016 90 million people will be.

The Ministry of Transport predicts decline in passenger traffic volume in 2016 year.

It is believed by representatives of the Russian authorities, a little less than 90 million people will be transported in the current year, which is lower than the previous year by about 2 million. Experts attribute this primarily to the crisis, both in the economy and in civil aviation in general, moreover, the largest decline tolerate international destinations, for which about 35 million passengers were carried during the year.

Previously, information and news agency already noted that experts predict that in 2017, the figure may be reduced to 88-87 million.