Flights to the airport “Simferopol” forcedly canceled throught to March 17
March, 12 2014
Simferopol International airport announced flights en routes Kiev — Simferopol and Simferopol — Kiev will not be operated to/from the airport — noted in the official statement of the national carrier UIA (http://www.flyuia.com/eng/company/ukraine-international-airlines/press/news/1658.html?news=1685&category=1). In this regard, we inform passengers about flight cancellations between the Kyiv and Simferopol in the period from 12 to 17 March 2014 inclusive.
Within the period of March 12 — 17, 2014, canceled UIA flights PS061 and PS065 Kiev — Simferopol, as well as PS062 and PS064 Simferopol — Kiev flights due to reasons beyond the airline`s control.
“Such discriminatory action by the airport ‘Simferopol’ leading to inconvenience to hundreds of passengers, as citizens of Ukraine and foreigners alike — said the Executive Vice President of UIA Sergey Fomenko. — Termination of regular flights between Kyiv and the Autonomous Republic of Crimea undermines the image of Ukraine and Crimea, causing serious economic damage of airlines and the airport of Simferopol.”