17 June 2014, Tuesday, 16:10
author: Rozaliya Valeeva
Passenger flights from Ufa to Cheboksary are extended till June 30, the Ministry of Transport and Road Facilities of the Chuvash Republic informs.
Flights by nine-seat aircraft Cessna-208 are carried out by "Ak Bars Aero" airline on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Departure from the capital of Chuvashia to Ufa is at 10.40 (Moscow time), arrival — at 15.05 (local time). Departure from Ufa is at 16.15 (local time) and arrival in Cheboksary — at 16.35 (Moscow time). The flight fare ranges from 3125 to 4590 rubles.
Recall that flights from Ufa to Cheboksary are included in the project of subsidized air transportations. Regional air transportation subsidy program was launched in the Volga Federal District on April 1, 2013. As of the end of November 2013 more than 8,900 flights were made on subsidized routes and about 80,000 passengers were transported. 620 million rubles will be allocated for state support of regional air service in 2014.