Situation with Russian, US diplomatic missions stabilized - TillersonWorld September 20, 7:07
Russia has no doubt that US can do something destructive to North Korea - LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 20, 6:21
ECHR rules not to revise its judgement on Beslan hostage taking caseWorld September 19, 19:18
Trump vows to 'totally destroy North Korea' if threatenedWorld September 19, 17:50
Russian top brass calls on US to not hamper Damascus’ fight against terrorismMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:49
Zapad-2017 exercise puts Russian army’s "nervous system" to testMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:33
Ukrainian conflict led to spike in hate speech, Russophobia — Council of EuropeWorld September 19, 17:00
Russian regions contribute scores of natural stones for memorial to Gulag victimsSociety & Culture September 19, 16:45
Warsaw police hunting vandals who desecrated Soviet military cemeteryWorld September 19, 16:39
“ICAO believes Russia shall provide air navigation services over Crimea and its territorial waters, and Ukraine shall do this over open sea, but with consideration of technical accords with Russia on air navigation service near Simferopol,” the ministry’s representative stated.
He added that “the legality of flights over Crimea and territorial waters was not doubted by ICAO representatives and were proposed by them as one of compulsive parts of the possible tripartite decision that does not require to be included in the European air navigation plan”.
Ukraine’s aviation authorities previously claimed that Ukraine should preserve control over the transit air traffic corridor over Crimea and the Black Sea area, adding that from March 12, 2014 until a special order airdromes of Simferopol, Sevastopol (Belbek) and the lower air space over the Crimean peninsula were closed.
“The ICAO confirmed the integrity of Ukraine’s air space and the belonging of the Simferopol flight information region to the area of responsibility of Ukraine,” the State Aviation Service of Ukraine reported June 23.
Flights to Crimea are being carried out in strict compliance with Russian aviation laws. “The ICAO approved of Russia’s constructive stance at the negotiations,” the Russian Transport Ministry source said.