Informe semanal de noticias del mercado francés de la Oficina de Turismo de Tenerife en Moscú
On April 1 Rosturizm excluded 11 tour operators from the Unified Federal Register. Companies were excluded from the register due to the failure to provide information on the availability of financial security for a new term.
Since April 20 Pegas Fly launches a direct regular flight on the Moscow-Guangzhou route. The flights will be operated on Boeing 767-300 airliners in a two-class layout: business and economy.
Approximately 30 new flights will be launched in the new season. This was stated by the governor of the Krasnodar Territory Veniamin Kondratyev. “The Kuban is expanding the number of flights – 27 new direct flights appeared in the spring-summer schedule. From the regional capital there are flights to Volgograd, Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Samara, Chelyabinsk, Khanty-Mansiysk. Direct international flights appeared in the cities of Belgrade, Bodrum and Beirut. 14 new destinations within the country have been added from Sochi, as well as flights to Khujand, Iran, Dubai, ” TASS quotes.
From the beginning of April within the new spring-summer schedule, AZUR air airline is increasing the volume of existing flight programs and opening a number of destinations from regions. From the end of April and in May flights to Turkey will begin with departures from Makhachkala, Magnitogorsk and Orsk. In May flights to Vietnam with departure from Magadan are scheduled.
Pobeda Airlines, a member of the Aeroflot group, announced the launch of an online service for selling tours with a selection of hotels. In addition, on the website of the new airline service trips with accommodation are offered both in Russia (Sochi, Anapa, Gelendzhik, Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kazan) and abroad (Alanya, Larnaca, Istanbul, Palermo, Venice). On average, the carrier offers tours lasting from 2 to 7 nights.
Spanish hoteliers kept prices almost at the same level as last year, the growth did not exceed 2-3%. “This gives a reason to count on the restoration of tourist traffic after the crisis of 2014,” representatives of TUI Russia said at the Spanish Congress on March 31.
According to the company, compared with the last year the demand for holidays in this country grew by 60%. At the same time, the tour operator plans to double its volumes in the new season. “Last year we hosted about 16 thousand people, this year’s goal is more than 30 thousand,” said general director of TUI Russia & CIS Taras Demura.