No surprises: the Rosaviation has called leaders delays of Charter flights IFly, “VIM airlines” and “Yamal”
Leaders in delays international Charter flights more than two hours in June, became the airline iFly, “VIM airlines” and “Yamal”, reports TASS with reference to the statistics of the Federal air transport Agency. And the report of the Ministry to be, that iFly last month completed 215 Charter international flights, of which 39 (18.1 per cent) departed with a delay.
“VIM-Avia” carried out 351 flight with a delay of 55 sorties (15.7 per cent). “Yamal” has made 33 flights, four (12,1%), the airline was delayed.
Overall in June, the Russian airline has fulfilled 3,689 thousand Charter flights, of which 327 were detained for more than two hours.
As for the detainees of scheduled flights, the highest percentage was observed in the airline “Royal Flight” – 18,18%, or two flights of 11. Airline “fly eye” detained 18.1 per cent of Charter flights (39 of 215), which is the highest rate among Charter flights. “VIM-Avia” arrested 15.7% of flights (55 of 351). Aeroflot in June detained 2.54% of the scheduled flights – 522 20 532.
Transport Prosecutor’s office has fined seven airlines for flight delays in the airports of Moscow, recalls in this connection the newspaper “Kommersant”. In addition, it initiated 14 cases of administrative offenses under part 3 of article 14.1.2 of the administrative code (entrepreneurial activity in the field of transport with violation of conditions stipulated in the license). The defendants in the cases were “Aeroflot”, “Win”, Nordwind, Royal Flight, Red Wings, “Rusline” and “Gazprom Avia”.
“VIM-Avia” in late may was forced due to the lack of aircraft to cancel the Charter program is creating many problems for tour operators and passengers. After that, the Federal air transport Agency promised stricter control of the airlines. Charter carriers are instructed to adjust the program transport to prevent a repeat of the situation with multi-day layovers and to ensure the availability of backup boards.
The Rosaviation has begun to conduct daily monitoring of delays departure more than two hours from June 20. The reason for the mass delay and cancellation of flights of airline “VIM-Avia”, which was observed from the end of may.
According to the head of Rosaviation Alexander Neradko, the next step – check the performance of the certification and licensing requirements. An extreme measure Neradko called “point restriction” programs Charter services.