March 01, 2011, Moscow. – JSC ‘Aeroflot - Russian Airlines’ summed up results for January 2011.
In January 2011 the passenger turnover of the company went up by 19.2% against the same period a year ago and totaled in 2,894.8 mln passenger-kilometres. The highest growth (+24.1%) is detected at international flights with the passenger turnover making 2,132.3 mln passenger-kilometres. The domestic traffic reached 762.5 mln passenger-kilometres which is +7.5% if compared to 2010.
The number of transported passengers improved by 16.3% coming to 912.7 ths passengers. The international traffic rose by 20.2% (plus 102.6 ths passengers) hitting 610.5 ths passengers. The domestic lines served 302.2 ths passengers which plus 9.2% (25.5 ths passengers) against 2010. The seat load factor in January reached 71.9% that 1.0 percent point higher than a year ago. The commercial neared 56.9% that is + 1.3 percent point when compared to 2010.
Mail-cargo tonnage demonstrated 3.8 times rise against the 2010 parameter and equaled 2,896.0 tonnes. The tones/kilometers rate lifted by 3.9 times (in comparison with January 2010 and totaled in 19,900 ths tones-kilometres.
Aeroflot - Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance with a consolidated route network covering 898 destinations in 169 countries. In 2010, the Aeroflot Group carried 14.07 million passengers.
Aeroflot enters the world top 25 airlines by Air Transport World magazine for financial and economic results (“operating profit” and “net profit” category) in 2009
Aeroflot is the first Russian carrier to have entered the IOSA Registry, and to have regularly confirmed the certificate. Aeroflot has successfully passed the ISAGO (IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations) procedure. The company’s Quality Management System is certified for compliance with ISO 9001:2008.
Aeroflot operates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 101 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, in Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.