From Turkey to Russia on July 17 returned 450 tourists, according to the Ministry of transport.
The Russians were taken five flights from Istanbul and Antalya and delivered to Moscow, St. Petersburg, Krasnodar and Makhachkala. Sunday and Monday are planned 11 flights from Istanbul, Ankara and Antalya to Moscow, Kazan, Sochi, Begishevo, Russia, Krasnodar, Yekaterinburg, Nalchik, Ufa and Rostov-on-don.
“Thus, in the coming days will be transported all the passengers previously canceled flights from Istanbul and Antalya to the cities of Russia. Passengers with tickets for later dates will be accepted for carriage on the dates specified in the ticket”, — explained in the Ministry.
After the military coup “Aeroflot” reported that on 17 and 18 July will be sent to Turkey empty planes for the export of Russian tourists. After the coup the first flight with the Russians landed in Moscow early Sunday morning, it was carried out by Turkish Airlines company.
After the mutiny, President Vladimir Putin instructed to take out the Russians in Turkish airports. The Rosaviation, in turn, has banned all airlines to transport the Russians in Turkey.