Vehicle, passenger traffic on Kerch Strait ferry service jumps to 9.594 units and 40,361 people
On Wednesday, August 5, the Kerch Strait ferry line was operating normally. The LLC Marine Directorate's traffic control service reported that there were eight Ro-Ro / passenger vessels operating on the Kerch Strait ferry crossing: POBEDA, OLYMPIADA, KRYM and PROTOPOROS IV on the Kavkaz-Krym route and GLIKOFILOUSA III, MAJOR CHAPICHEV, KERCHENSKY-2 and YEYSK – on the Kavkaz-Kerch Maritime Trading Port line.
Since yesterday the ferries have transported: 6,110 vehicles (including 56 semi-trailer trucks) and 24,983 passengers to Port Krym; 3,484 vehicles (including 225 trucks) and 15,378 passengers to Port Kavkaz.
As of 08:00 (GMT+3), August 5 there are different types of vehicles waiting embarkation. In Port Kavkaz: 1150 passenger cars, 1 intercity bus, 22 GAZelle vans and 15 semi-trailer trucks; at the Slavyansk-on-Kuban automobile parking lot: 370 trucks; at the Krym Terminal, Port of Kerch: 70 passenger cars and 7 trucks; and 32 trucks at the parking lot of "Airport".