The Federal Service for Supervision of Transport (Rostransnadzor) is a federal executive body responsible for control and supervision in the sphere of air transport (civil aviation), the use of Russia’s air space, air navigation support for aircraft using Russia’s airspace, aerospace search and rescue, sea (including seaports) and inland water transport, railway transport, automobile transport, and municipal ground-based electric transport (not including traffic safety issues), industrial transport and road infrastructure, as well as transport safety in this sphere and in the metro network.