Russian aviation authorities want to hold discussions with their Ukrainian counterparts aimed at lifting a ban on commercial flights between the two countries, reports "Interfax-Ukraine". Recently, Rosaviation (Federal Air Transport Agency) has sent Ukraine a letter proposing to discuss these issues.

Earlier on, it was reported that Oct. 25, all flights between the two countries had completely stopped. In mid-September, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko banned the flights from Russian airlines, including Aeroflot.