The National Aviation Service of Ukraine does not authorize a special SkyUp Airlines flight on the Kiev – Frankfurt route, which was scheduled to fly on April 25 at 7.45 a.m.
This was reported by the SkyUp Airlines press service.
“The special flight PQ907 on the Kiev – Frankfurt route by SkyUp Airlines, which was scheduled to fly on April 25 at 7.45 am, is delayed. Theft is not allowed from Ukraine. For incomprehensible reasons for the airline, the State Aviation Service of Ukraine (ed.) Does not issue a permit for this flight. We are not informed of the official reason for the delay in issuing permits, ”said the publication.
As noted, the passengers include foreign citizens, citizens of the European Union, including diplomats. Many of these passengers return home via Frankfurt. For most passengers, Frankfurt is not the final destination, they still have a long way to go to their countries and cities. This special flight was organized precisely to help foreign nationals return home.
According to the airline’s press service, SkyUp Airlines has already made special flights to Frankfurt, Berlin and Seoul this week.
It is also noted that all the technical documentation necessary for the airline to carry out this flight, in stock, has been fully agreed.
The airline is currently taking steps to ensure that the flight takes place and is awaiting GASU clearance.
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As reported, since March 12, the government has introduced quarantine in Ukraine to combat the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection. In particular, commercial establishments were closed, with the exception of grocery stores, pharmacies, petrol stations and banks. The works of the Kiev metro, Kharkov and Dnipro have been stopped, the circulation of land transport in cities, interurban and interregional automobile, rail and air services has been stopped. The first quarantine was introduced until April 3, then extended until April 24. And on April 22, the Cabinet of Ministers extended the quarantine until May 11 inclusive.
Since March 28, Ukraine has completely closed the border for scheduled flights, especially aviation.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru