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Belavia expects compensation from Ukraine for plane incident

The crew of Belavia acted correctly in the situation with the return of the Belarusian Boeing in Zhulyany airport, director of the aviation department of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Belarus Vladimir Kostin told media November 2. 

In the near future, Belavia expects to receive compensation from the Ukrainian side for the cost of returning to Zhuliany airport.

Anatoly Gusarov, General Director of OAO Airline "Belavia":
It was difficult enough for the crew to make the decision, but they acted in cold blood. Properly. They ensured full flight safety, the safety of passengers. We are working with our colleagues from Ukraine in order to resolve this. We are determining the compensation. And we see understanding from their side. In the near future, this issue will be closed.