Ural Airlines will fly from Moscow to London since December 20, the airline’s press service said. The flights will be operated four times a week (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays) from Domodedovo with arrival at London Stansted Airport. As it was reported, Ural Airlines has got Rosaviatsia’s admission to perform regular flights on Moscow-London route with frequency up to 14 flights a week. The airlines Pobeda and Nordwind also made an application for the route to London with frequency up to 7 times a week.
Now the flights between Moscow and London are operated by two airlines - Aeroflot and British Airways. According to the agreement between the aeronautical authorities of the Russian Federation and the UK, no more than two carriers from each state can operate on the route, with frequency one of them - up to 35 flights a week, the other - up to 14. Aeroflot has a clearance for 35-frequency.