The Russian aviation authorities are working on the return of flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh as soon as possible.
As per the Russian government’s decision, citizens coming from the 29 countries are allowed to arrive in Russia via transit flights.
President Sisi welcomes the resumption of flights between Egypt and Russia, hoping that this decision contributes to advancing bilateral relations between the two countries.
The tourist flights will be operated from Prague to the cities of Sharm el-Sheikh, Hurghada, and Marsa Alam.
The global air traffic is severely affected by the COVID-19 and it is resumed very slowly.
More than 8,000 lawsuits were adjourned over this period, including a large number of pending cases, with several defendants on remand.
Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov said that it is difficult to say when exactly the charter flights could resume between Egypt and Russia.
The resumption of the fights came into forces following the signature of the decree, the new agency added.