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All Flights To Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhya Airports Are Banned

State Aviation Administration of Ukraine has banned flights to airports in Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhya. The ban is in force starting from 13the of December, Saturday 00:00. The agency “Interfax-Ukraine” reports about it referring to the head of the State Aviation Administration Denis Antoniuk.

He said such a ban was introduced for security reasons.

Antoniuk said that the period of the ban is not defined. The flights are suspended until the cancellation of the ban.

In Ukrainian:

Державна авіаційна служба України заборонила польоти в аеропорти Харкова, Дніпропетровська та Запоріжжя з 00:00 суботи.

Про це повідомляє агентство “Інтерфакс-Україна” з посиланням на голову відомства Дениса Антонюка.

За його словами, таку заборону запроваджено з міркувань безпеки.

Антонюк зазначив, що період заборони не визначено, польоти припинено до скасування заборони.

Source: tvi.ua

  • Rascalndear

    Apparently it’s just a two-day ban. Please be more accurate in reporting as this raises more questions than it answers.

    • This was posted before it became known that this ban is only for two days. At the beginning all sources couldn’t say the reasons as well as the duration of the ban.

  • State Aviation Administration of Ukraine prolonged the flights ban to airports in Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhya till Tuesday morning, December 16.