The Belarusian air carrier Belavia has started flying to Belgium on 27 April. First plane left Minsk for Brussels in the morning.
Minsk-Brussels-Minsk flight will be carried three times a week: on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
On Monday the plane will depart from Minsk at 13:00 and land at Charleroi at 14:45 (local time). Thursday and Saturday flights leave earlier – at 9:40 with the arrival to Charleroi at 11:25 (local time).
The return flights will be departing from Brussels-Charleroi airport at 15:20 on Mondays and at 12:00 on Thursdays and Saturdays.
Prices for one-way tickets will start from €89 (fees and charges included), return tickets will cost from €175.
According to Belavia’s Deputy Director General Igor Cherginets, passenger load of the first flight was good.
The company sold 90 economy class tickets for the flight to Brussels, and over 100 economy class tickets for the return flight.
Belavia expects that the new flight will help increase transit through Minsk airport.