The expert of the International civil aviation organization Vitaly Bordunov commented on the decision of the court in Kiev to impose a fine on one of the Russian airlines for daily flights to the Crimea. The expert is sure that attempts to capitalize on the Russian Peninsula will not succeed: “It’s all imagination, let them dream. With them already in 2014, it was all agreed.”
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On Thursday, the Prosecutor’s office of the Republic of Crimea (“structure” located in Kiev, is part of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine) announced that the Economic court of Kyiv region has imposed on the Russian airline a fine of 380 thousand dollars.
The court found that the Russian carrier, the name of which silent have to pay Ukraine for “air navigation services” in the sky over the Black sea “within the boundaries of the Simferopol flight information region”.
The expert of the International civil aviation organization (ICAO), Vitaly Bordunov told RT that we are talking about flying into a sovereign Russian territory and therefore Moscow to Kiev do not have to.
“Air traffic services recognized and ICAO, and the European organizations to ensure safety. So this is a typical Ukrainian dislocations of mind, based on the suckers, cheap statement to the public,” — said the expert.