Russia to provide EUR102m in regional air services subsidies in 2019

    Russia‘s Federation Council Representative of the legislative authority of the Voronezh Region Sergei Lukin stated (17-Feb-2019) RUB7.8 billion (EUR104.2 million) will be allocated to subsidise regional air services in 2019. Mr Lukin said the federal programme for the development of the infrastructure of regional airports has great significance considering many localities can be reached by air only. [more – original PR – Russian]