MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. Transaero airline cancels 76 flights for 16 October, Aeroflot press service said Thursday.
"All other Transaero flights on October 16 are provisionally scheduled to fly as per timetable. If additional flights are cancelled, notification will be provided by the Transaero call center. Passengers on cancelled flights will be reassigned to flights operated by Aeroflot Group airlines under the SU code (except for code-sharing flights in the range 3000-4999, which are operated by partner airlines),"the company’s press service said.
Transaero airline cancels flights to Berlin, Istanbul, Riga, Murmansk, Sochi and other cities.
For passengers’ convenience, Transaero airline website now has a page with information about the status of flights scheduled for the next two days. Flight numbers should be entered without the prefix "UN".
Transit passengers with tickets for the cancelled flights will be guaranteed flights to their end destination via either St Petersburg Pulkovo or Moscow Sheremetyevo.
Passengers on direct flights to and from Moscow will be provided with flights to their original choice of airport wherever possible. In the event that no Aeroflot flights to the respective airport under the SU code, or if no seats are available, passengers will be allocated tickets on flights to Moscow Sheremetyevo.
To ensure uninterrupted transportation for passengers of Transaero, Aeroflot has established a flight coordination centre to oversee Transaero operations. Transaero passengers will be carried up to 15 December on Transaero flights, and by Aeroflot Group companies and other Russian carriers. A plan for flights on 17-18 October is currently being drawn up. A flight schedule will be updated daily on the websites and official social media accounts of Aeroflot and Transaero.