09 June 2014, Monday, 11:47

First plane departed from Ufa to Simferopol within the subsidy program

author: Rozaliya Valeeva

Flights from Ufa — Simferopol began on Sunday, June 8. Transportation is carried out by RedWings company.

The flights will be operated twice a week, on Fridays and Sundays. Departure from Simferopol is at 12.05, arrival in Ufa at 17.25 (local time). Departure from Ufa is at 19.05, arrival to Simferopol at 19.05. Flights will be operated by Russian Tu-204.

Sales on the flight Ufa – Simferopol were opened on May 26 at 22.00. A discount ticket cost 3025 rubles one-way, full fare (without subsidies) was 7300 rubles. The airline independently establishes a quota for discount tickets. 50 discount tickets are provided per one plane. The discount tickets for the summer months have been sold out  for less than two days.

679.8 million rubles are allocated for the program of air transportation subsidizing to Simferopol and in the opposite direction in the federal budget. The subsidized air transportation will be executed from June 1 to October 31, from 17 Russian cities located in North-Western, Volga, Ural and Siberian Federal Districts.