Russian airlines carried 18.49 million passengers during the first four months of 2012, a 19.8% increase over the year-ago period. International passengernumbersrose 29.5% to 9 million and domestic traffic increased 11.9% to 9.49 million. The overall market share of Russia’s five biggest airlines increased from 59.2% to 65.7%. This trend will continue because several smaller carriers have ceased operations. According to Federal Air Transport Agency Rosaviatsia head Aleksandr ...

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