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In China more than two hundred Russians were waiting to return to their homeland, reports “Interfax”.
All these citizens are the passengers of S7 airlines and “Ural airlines”. As reported by the Federal air transport Agency, they will renew the tickets on alternative flights or fully reimburse the cost of tickets. The Russians have to fly until February 29.
Now transfer to alternative routes expect S7 162 passengers and 66 passengers, “Ural airlines”. Clarifies that 1404 passengers already reissued tickets or returned their cost.
As pointed out by the Agency, according to at 15.00 hours on February 13 passengers with signs of coronavirus infection have not been identified.
Previously, the airline “Ural airlines” refused to let on Board about 70 passengers. The incident occurred in a Chinese airport XI’an, Xianyang on the flight that flew to Yekaterinburg. As told by the passengers of the plane, at the front Desk explained to them that it will take only Russian citizens — about ten people. In a press-service of the carrier explained that this is due to the disposal of the Russian government on suspension of regular flights to China and from the country.
February 1, Russia has closed almost all destinations with China, except for flights of “Aeroflot” in Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Guangzhou, as well as regular flight lines of China in Sheremetyevo. The reason was the aggravation of the situation with coronavirus. 14 February Charter flights from China have been suspended.
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