Rosaviatsia said that Ukraine has set a new danger zone for flights over the Black sea

Росавиация заявляет, что Украина установила новые опасные зоны для полетов над Черным морем

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Rosaviatsia said that Ukraine has set a new danger zone for flights over the Black sea. About it reports a press-service of the Federal air transport Agency.

“The new danger zones are established in the airspace over the neutral waters of the Black sea and partly over the black sea territorial waters of the Russian Federation to the South-West and South-East of the occupied Peninsula of Crimea”, – says the press service.

The report States that the reason for the establishment of new hazardous areas not specified by the Ukrainian side again “intermeddle” in the sovereign airspace of Russia, this time at a distance of 6 to 10 nautical miles (11 to 18 kilometers) from the neutral waters.

However, the Federal air transport Agency said that flights over the occupied Crimea is not in danger, the airspace over the Peninsula will not be closed, the safety of flights of Russian airlines operating flights between the occupied Simferopol and other cities of Russia, guaranteed.

Earlier, foreign Minister of Ukraine stated that the Russian Federation poses a serious threat to air travel over the Black sea.

As reported, the Federal aviation administration (FAA) and the transport Ministry, the US extended the ban, introduced on 29 December 2014, on the flights of American airlines over the Simferopol and Dnepr, including all the flight zone of responsibility in these areas till 27 Oct 2018.

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