Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 23
"Grozny Avia" airline plans to initiate Simferopol-Yerevan flights from Nov. 16, Transport Minister of the unrecognized republic of Crimea Anatoly Tsurkin told Interfax agency Oct. 23.
"This will be the second international air route from the Simferopol airport opened after the Crimea joined Russia," he said. "As opposed to the charter flights from Simferopol to Istanbul, initiated in July, Simferopol-Yerevan tickets can be bought in any booking service.
The sale of tickets begins today, Oct.23.
Ukrainian airlines stopped flying to the Crimea after it joined Russia in March 2014.
translated by NH