The number of flights over Ukraine reached 76% of the auxiliary level – the Ministry of Infrastructure
In September, the State Enterprise served the air travel of Ukraine (UkSATSE) provided air navigation services of 26,241 flights, which is 76% of the use of flights in September 2019.
According to Ukrinform, the Ministry of Infrastructure reports Facebook.
It is noted that at such levels the air traffic indicator has been implemented for the last two months. Domestic flights built 3,112 flights in September, which is 14.5% more than in the corresponding period of pre-pandemic 2019.
The Ministry of Infrastructure states that the involvement of flights affects a number of factors: seasonality of air travel, easing of quarantine restrictions in many countries, acceptance of new pandemic realities and travel rules, which will also occur in the markets of new airlines. Reduction of the condition for air navigation services on routes for flights in a separate part of the airspace of Ukraine over the Black Sea.
The ministry also reminds that Ukraine and the EU plan to sign an agreement on a common aviation area in October. Adoption of the document contributes to the emergence of new foreign nationals on the domestic airliner, greater accessibility of the European market for Ukrainian companies and increase the intensity of air traffic in general.
According to Ukrinform, in March 2020, Ukraine temporarily suspended flights as part of quarantine measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. On June 5 last year, domestic flights were resumed in Ukraine, and on June 15 – international flights. In 2020, the number of flights in the airspace under the responsibility of Ukraine amounted to 142,047 flights, which is 57.6% less than in 2019.