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City news, 11.09.2008 07:24

STC "Russia" opened regular flight St.-Petersburg - Nice

STC "Russia" has opened regular flight on the route St.-Petersburg - Nice. It is spoken about in the report of the air carrier.

Earlier the airline carried out flights to Nice only during the summer period. Sale of air tickets on flights which are carried out since October, 26th, is opened.

Now STC "Russia" is the unique airline, connecting Petersburg and Nice. In 2008 STC "Russia" increased the quantity of flights to Nice: up to two available, on Thursday and on Sunday, flight on Saturday is added. From the end of October and prior to the beginning of April of the next year flights will be weekly carried out on Sundays.

Nice - the item of France, second after Paris where STC "Russia" carries out regular flights to. Annually by liners Airbus and Boeing the airline transports more than 55ths passengers.

STC "Russia" is registered on October, 9th, 2006 in St.-Petersburg. The first flight has been led on October, 29th, 2006. The company has two base airports - "Vnukovo" in Moscow and "Pulkovo" in St.-Petersburg.

The volume of passenger traffic of FSUE "STC-Russia" in 2007 grew up 7.8% to 3.2mln person in comparison with the parameter for 2006.

The routing network of STC "Russia" includes: 70 items of the Russian Federation, 20 items in 7 CIS countries and 35 items in 20 countries of the far abroad. The park of the airline consists of planes Airbus A319-114, Boeing 737-500, u-214, u-154, u-134, Il-86, Il-96, Yak-40, and also helicopters Mi-8 and EC-145

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