The authorities of the Samara region plan to open 9 direct flights in 2020. This will allow residents to buy tickets at a low price.
The list of flights is indicated in the draft resolution of the Ministry of Transport. Aeroplanes from Kurumoch airport are planned to be launched in Kazan, Perm, Volgograd, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Novy Urengoy, Omsk, Chelyabinsk and Ufa.
According to the Samara Ministry of Transport, three airlines will serve flights, among which are Utair, UVT-Aero and Iraero. Passengers will pay only half the cost of the ticket. The rest of a sum will be transferred to airlines from the regional and federal budgets. The total amount of financing is 82 million rubles.
Also, regional authorities decided to contribute to lower prices for international flights. This concerns mainly the Samara-Paris route, which contributes to establishing business relations. It is known that in the Samara region with the participation of French business work such organizations as Avtovaz, Elektroshchit-TM Samara, Progress and other.