The government of Yakutia in 2016 plans to allocate 359 million rubles to subsidize the socially significant passenger air service on intraregional and cross-regional directions. This was told at a roundtable at the Republic State Committee for the price policy.
On subsidizing of socially significant river passenger services will direct 39 million, railway services – 17 million rubles.
According to Yakutia State Comittee on Prices, in 2015, rates for air services increased by 12%, for river services – 10-12%.
In 2016, rates for air service increased by 10% -25%, and the number of flights also increased by 10% . Special passes for the population in the air services is up to the actual cost of 37%, in the river services – 67%.