The Federal Air Transport Agency refused to allow airlines to enter the resorts of Egypt, follows from the order of the department following the meeting of the interdepartmental commission under the Ministry of Transport. The reasons for this decision have not yet been reported, and the fate of the Egyptian charters is also unknown.
Admissions (261 in total) to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh from different cities of the Russian Federation were requested by Russia, S7, Ural Airlines, Yakutia, Royal Flight, AZUR Air, Red Wings, Smartavia, NordStar, IFly, Ikar “And Nordwind.
The presidents of Russia and Egypt agreed to resume flights back in April. Since then, the tourist industry has been waiting for the charters to fly to the Sinai Peninsula. Earlier, the Russian Foreign Ministry said that flights to Egyptian resorts will resume in the near future, but everything will depend on the situation with Covid-19 in the republic. On June 1, the Kremlin confirmed that Russian experts went to the Land of the Pyramids for the final check of the airports.
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