Icarus airline of Pegas Touristik and Katekavia of Anex Tour will get routes of Transaero
Icarus airline affiliated with tour operator Pegas Touristik and Katekavia airline affiliated with Anex Tour, joined the campaign to get several routes of Transaero. As reported at the Federal Air Transport Agency, Icarus airline will start to operate regular flights from Moscow to Blagoveshchensk and Magadan, which previously were served as the sole by Transaero. The daughter company of Pegas Touristik will carry passengers to these cities together with VIM avia. It should be noted, that previously Ikarus flew only abroad. According to experts, due to lower passenger traffic, owner is looking for an opportunity to load the boards. In addition, these air companies are interested in long-haul destinations from Saint-Petersburg, according to press-service of Pulkovo airport (published in Kommersant newspaper). Icarus claims on flights to Punta Cana (Domonican Republic), and Katekavia on flights to Goa, Bangkok, and Phuket. Given to the fact that i recent years the tour operators with Turkish routes are in close contact and exchange blocks of seats on its flights, it can be assumed that Coral Travel will also load boards on these routes.
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.