Civil Aviation Day


The country celebrates the Day of Civil Aviation

In Russia, the Day of Civil Aviation.

This historic date took her back to 9 1923 February, when the USSR adopted a resolution on the organization of air passenger traffic of people, goods and mail. The first air routes on which passengers were able to go, it was the direction of Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod, and it is quite small by modern standards, the distance in kilometers 420, became the starting point of a significant date celebrated today.

The information portal notes that, despite the fact that today is a festive and significant day for all civil aviation of the Russian Federation, thousands of workers in this field are at work, carrying tens of thousands of passengers by air and transporting hundreds of tons of cargo.