The Federal Air Transport Agency approved the provision of 9.75 billion rubles in subsidies to domestic airlines affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Agency’s official website reported.
It is noted that a total of 54 applications from 40 airlines were processed, and some organizations submitted applications repeatedly, separately by month. A positive decision was made to provide subsidies for 38 applications in the amount of 9.75 billion rubles. The airlines received subsidies for the reimbursement of expenses for commercial transportation performed from February to May 2020. It is specified that Sheremetyevo, Begishevo, and Kazan Airport will also receive subsidies in the amount of over 800 million rubles.