Russian airlines carried 16.9 million passengers in the first quarter, down 2.3% year-over-year, according to Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency, Rosaviatsia. International traffic was down 15.6%, while domestic traffic grew 11.4% year-over-year. The decrease in international traffic is due to the change of currency exchange rates. In January-February, international traffic was down 14.5%. In January-March, Aeroflot carried 5.5 million passengers, up 9.8% year-over-year. Saint ...

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