Anton Koren: Russian civil aviation will maintain a fairly high rate of development.« Back
President of the Transport Strategy Center (TSC) Anton Koren took part in the program “Business Day” on RBC TV, where, speaking live together with other aviation experts, he discussed the current situation in the Russian aviation industry.
Anton Koren noted, “Our civil aviation is developing at a good, high rate. Over the past two years Russian air transport market has grown by 30% and high growth rates remain. However, there are problems associated with the system of training of aviation personnel, with need of higher quality of the airworthiness system” Besides, the panelists highlighted the problem of providing aviation personnel to airlines, and other problems.
When asked by the TV host about the impact of the Sheremetyevo accident on the development strategy of the aviation industry, Anton Koren stated that it was premature to draw any conclusions on the causes of the tragedy, “It is too early and wrong to draw conclusions before we have the official investigation results of this aircraft accident.”
The full version of the program is available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pj1XdKQ7VQc