Russian government set aside RUB2.5 billion ($84.3 million) to subsidize 11 airlines to carry passengers to/from the country's far east from April 1 to Oct. 31, an official told ITAR-TASS. Aeroflot, Transaero Airlines and S7 Airlines are among the group.

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