Russia and Cuba discuss the resumption of regular flights of Aeroflot to Havana from September 15, it all depends on the Russian side, told RIA Novosti the Cuban Embassy in Moscow.
On Friday, July 24, Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said that Russia from August 1, will resume its flights from three countries: UK, Turkey, and Tanzania. The Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin signed the decree according to which restrictions on entry to Russia, imposed because of the spread of coronavirus, removed for the citizens of these countries.
The government of Cuba since July 1 allowed foreign tourists stay in the five coral Islands in the North and the South-East of the country opened the sale of tickets.
According to the head of the Ministry of tourism Juan Garcia, who on Wednesday presented a plan for a phased transition to the new rules of the industry, the movement of tourists at this stage will be limited to the territory of residence.
Russian tourists, compatriots and members of their families, and also citizens of Ukraine and Belarus, stranded in Cuba after the cancellation of international flights, will fly from the airport of Havana on Friday, a regular export Board, told RIA Novosti at the Russian Embassy in Cuba.
"In addition to tourists from Russia, from Cuba to fly out the citizens who are in mixed marriages, three Belarusians and one Ukrainian. The preliminary number of departing passengers - 97, but the exact figure will be known by the time of departure", - told RIA Novosti by telephone a press-Embassy Secretary Leonid Lagunovskiy.