Ukrainian SkyUP Airlines Starts Flights
First flights are to Egyptian resort towns
Photo from Euromaidan Press
The newly created Ukrainian SkyUp Airlines started operating May 21.
According to the Ukrainian Ministry of Infrastructure press service, this was announced by Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelian.
“Today, SkyUp operates its first two flights to Egypt’s resort towns. I would like to remind that SkyUp plans to operate not only international charter flights but to launch also regular Ukrainian and international flights in the first year of operation,” Omelian said.
The State Aviation Service of Ukraine favors the work of national and foreign companies to the greatest possible extent, the minister added.
In 2018, the SkyUp charter flights will be operated from Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Odesa in 16 destinations: Antalya, Bodrum, Dalaman, Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Tivat, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Tenerife, Alicante, Tirana, Rimini, Burgas, Varna, Larnaca, Dubai.
It is planned that the first domestic regular flights will be launched at the end of June 2018. At first, the flights are planned in two directions: Kyiv – Odesa, Kharkiv – Odesa.
In 2018, the international scheduled flights are planned in the following directions: Kyiv -Barcelona, Kyiv – Dubai, Kyiv – Larnaca.