Red Wings Airlines has decided to temporarily increase the number of flights from Israel. This was reported by the carrier’s press service.
“Taking into account the instability of the military-political situation in Israel and the associated increased demand from citizens of the Russian Federation in Israel and other persons wishing to fly from Israel to Russia, from October 11 to October 16, the airline will operate a daily additional service.” export flight,” the message said (quote according to TASS).
The airline clarified that the plane will make a technical stop in Makhachkala and land at Moscow Zhukovsky airport.
Russian airlines Azimut and Red Wings continue to operate flights to Israel. The latter, after the attack on Israel, reported the cancellation and rescheduling of a number of flights, but on October 9 the carrier clarifiedwhich resumes regular flights.
On October 8, the Federal Air Transport Agency limited night flights from Russian airports to Israel. It is clarified that the requirement applies to flights that must depart from 01:00 to 07:00 Moscow time. Later effect of this restriction extended until October 16.
On the morning of October 7, the Palestinian group Hamas began military operations against Israel. The militants attacked the army’s border units and freely entered Israeli populated areas, where they captured an unknown number of hostages, both military and civilian. The Israeli Army (IDF) responded by launching Operation Iron Swords, and the Israeli government announced that the country had entered a state of war.
According to the latest data, more than 2,000 people have died as a result of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. In particular, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, more than 900 people were killed, and more than 4,500 were injured. On the Israeli side, more than 1,200 people were killed and over 3,400 more were injured. According to the latest data, four Russians died as the conflict escalated.