In Ukraine, the number of flights in the airspace made 3,237 in May. It is by 90% less in comparison with the number of flights in May 2019 as the Ukrainian State Air Traffic Services Enterprise reported.
“The total amount of the flights performed in Ma 2020, which were provided by air navigation services by Ukraerorukh makes 3,237 flights – it is by 89.2% less in comparison with the number of the flights in May 2019,” the message said.
The types of the flights: 684 domestic flights (by 76% less in comparison with May 2019), international flights – 1,221 (by 91.8% less) and transit flights – 1,331 (by 89.2% less).
Ukraine closed the air traffic on March 17 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The domestic flight connection will be restored in Ukraine on June 5. The government members decided so during the Cabinet session on June 3.
As we reported, Irish low-coster Ryanair plans to resume half of the flights from Ukraine. The company also wants to re-boot flights in 17 destinations this autumn.