Aeroflot intends to increase the flight frequency from Moscow to Phuket from 10 to 12 flights per week for the winter season.
Travel company «Zhemchuzhnaya Reka» was excluded from the tour operators register by Rostourism of December 12, 2018 due to funncula problems and inability to carry out contracts and hold responsibility for the consumers. According to media reports from 5 000 to 15 000 tourists were unable to leave Hainan, as the tour operator failed to provide return flights.
According to the Aigle Azur press service, the second largest French airline continues to strengthen its position in the European market, expending its presence in Russia. A year after the opening of the route Paris (Orly) – Moscow (Domodedovo), Aigle Azur announces the launch of two additional flights in the winter and spring timetables.
Previously, the airline operated two flights a week to Moscow, but now the airline will fly to the Russian capital four times a week. The third weekly flight starts from December 26, 2018, and the fourth weekly flight will be added to the schedule from March 4, 2019.
The carrier under the brand WeGo Air will specialize in international charter flights, in the first stage its fleet will be formed from four Airbus A321 aircraft. It is expected that the airline will make its first flight in the spring of 2019.
By the end of 2018 around 55 thousand Russian tourists are expected in Morocco, which is 10% more than last year. This information was announced by the director of the Moroccan National Tourist Office’s Morocco National Office Samir Sussi Riah. “Morocco’s popularity among Russian tourists has increased in the last two or three years and continues to grow”, he said.
On January 7, 2019 the agreement on the visa’s abolition between Russia and the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will enter into force. On January 14, 2019 a similar agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica comes into force, the press service of Rostourism reports.