Rus News Journal

In Hrabrovo have begun check in of passengers on yesterday`s flights " KD Abijah "

Kaliningrad, 8 apr - News, Vadim Smirnov. Airline " KD Abijah " detained on April, 7th from - for financial problems a departure of six planes to Europe and Israel, has begun check in of passengers at the Kaliningrad airport Hrabrovo on yesterday`s flights, has informed News on Wednesday a press - the secretary of the company Elena Penkovaja.

It flights should depart about 500 passengers.

" We have begun check in of passengers on those flights which have been detained the day before are six international directions " - has told Hempen.

Under the SKED from Kaliningrad - 771 flights KD on April, 7th have not gone to Dusseldorf (a departure in 14. 35 Moscow time), KD - 793 to Barcelona (a departure in 13. 45 Moscow time), KD - 735 to Milan, Malpensa (a departure in 14. 45 Moscow time), KD - 779 to Munich (a departure in 15. 55 Moscow time), KD - 717 to Paris, Charles - de Gaulle (a departure in 14. 50 Moscow time), KD - 701 in Tel - Abib, Ben Gurion (a departure in 12. 15 Moscow time).

Representatives of airline declared earlier that problems W sending of passengers have arisen from - for high debts against the leasing companies, and promised to provide transportation of clients by forces of other aviation enterprises.

" Today`s sending is conducted by our planes, anybody to involve from outside it was not required " - has specified Hempen.

answering a question, a leah means it that the enterprise has managed to liquidate a debt B4 the leasing companies, the interlocutor of agency has informed that cannot make comments on it yet.

" the Official information will appear L8R " - she has told.

the Carrier has 17 planes " the Boeing 737 - 300 " taken in leasing at the European companies. The company does not open the sum of debts.

Passengers of the detained flights for April, 7th (them nearby 500) have been placed in hostels, are provided by a food. According to Hempen, as a whole people W understanding have concerned failure in delivery.

Meanwhile one Russian who has got stuck W one hundred more passengers at the airport in Tel - Abib, has declared that in any hostels them did not place. " all are standing, EVN passengers W children and invalids " - Natalia by News TEL has told.

As she said, the Russian consulate has suggested tourists to understand W airline or to buy new tickets for the money.

" KD abijah " in the beginning of March has declared a possible suspension of the activity from - for the extremely difficult financial situations but then actual cancellation of flights is not has reached. According to Rosaviation, the enterprise accounts payable made more than 10 billion roubles. Following the results of meeting in the beginning of April in the governments of the Russian Federation the regional authorities have declared that state support under condition of activity division " will be rendered airline; KD abijah " on two independent business: aviatransportations and WRK of an aerostation complex.

the Air carrier is the core though and not the only thing in the Kaliningrad region which has no overland borders W other part of Russia and directly adjoins to Lithuania and Poland. " KD Abijah " carries out daily flights in tens cities of Russia and in the countries of Europe.

In 2008 of Open Society " KD Abijah " has transported on the aircrafts 1 million 361 thousand 570 passengers (growth on 106 % in comparison with 2007), becoming the ninth in Russia on volume of transportations. In January, 2009 the airline has shown growth of transportations on 27 %, in comparison with the similar period of last year, having taken of the sixth position in a rating of the largest air carriers of Russia.