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From Dubai flew to export the flight with the Russians on Board

Export flight of Emirates airlines with the Russians on Board successfully took off from the International airport of Dubai on Saturday morning, according to the Consulate General of Russia in Dubai.

"Export EK2507 flight carried out by airline "Emirates", with citizens of the Russian Federation ... safely took off from the International airport of Dubai at 9.40 in the morning", - is spoken in the message published in the official account of the Consulate General in Facebook.

It is clarified that on the plane on route Dubai — Moscow rose to 289 people, including transit passengers, flying via Emirates. Among them - citizens of India, Sudan, USA, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Australia, South Africa, Singapore, Pakistan and other countries.

The Ministry said coherent interaction of the Consulate General of Russia in Dubai with the Ministry of communications and colleagues from diplomatic missions around the world, making the flight safely held.

Russia on the background of the pandemic coronavirus as of March 27, stopped regular and Charter flights with other countries. With the exception of export routes, as well as the cargo, postal, health and humanitarian flights, stretches of empty planes to maintenance, transit flights with a landing to refuel (crew change) on the territory of the country and the flights carried out by separate decisions of the government of the Russian Federation.

On Friday, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin reported the resumption of international flights from August 1, flights will be operated from Moscow, Moscow region, St. Petersburg and Rostov-on-don. According to Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, Russia from August 1, will resume flights from the UK, Turkey and Tanzania.

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