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  2/17/2014, Adar 17, 5774

New Aviation Agreement Between Israel and Russia


Civil aviation authorities in Israel and Russia signed a new agreement that allows both countries to operate scheduled flights between the two countries directly, without any limitations. The announced was made by Minister of Transportation Yisrael Katz (Likud Beytenu). The agreement allows each country to operate up to 36 weekly scheduled flights between Tel Aviv and Moscow, compared with the 21 flights that operate currently.