Russian tycoon to launch LCC

Russian tycoon Oleg Tinkov hopes to launch a new low-cost carrier (LCC), Tinkoff Airlines, according to his social network posts. “We will lease 200 new Boeing 737s and settle the price twice lower than Aeroflot on the domestic flights,” Tinkov posted. He said he will reveal his business plan in...

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