27.04.2009 by Combined Reports Aircrews are under orders to report any visual signs of flu-like symptoms in passengers to airport officials, Aeroflot spokeswoman IrinaDannenberg said. Swine flu can be contracted by eating or handling raw meat, said Alexei Alexeyenko ...
Car giant GAZ Group and the state airline Aeroflot will dismiss thousands of workers by the end of the year, the Health and Social Development Ministry said Thursday, signaling gathering storm clouds even as the government sees a rebound in the economy. Oleg Deripaska’s GAZ Group will lay off 14,000 employees, or 37 percent of…
Drunken Airline Crew Attacks Passenger?
MOSCOW, Russia -- A passenger on a domestic Russian flight has been
attacked by three drunken members of the flight crew.
The Moscow Times reported the male passenger was beaten up on the flight
from Moscow to the Siberian town of Nizhnevartovsk. The man had
complained about poor service after being told supplies of wine had run out.
The fight is said to have started when he went to the plane's kitchen to