Nalbandian: Racism and racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance grossly violate human dignity and give rise to tensions within and between societies. That is why the fight against them became one of the main priorities of our chairmanship.
National air carrier Armavia damages the passenger transportation statistics.
By data of the National Statistical Service of Armenia, air passenger transportation in Armenia in 2012 grew 5.3% versus 2011 to 1.763.4 thousand people, while the national air carrier cut passenger transportation by 23.6% to 400.2 thousand people in the light of the statements on sale of the company and deterioration of its financial state.
Armavia makes over 102 flights in a week to over 35 destinations in 20 countries. The shareholders of the company are Mika Limited - 34.99% and Aviafin LLC - 65.01%.