December 30, 2011, Moscow.– JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” is going to serve more than 14 mln passengers in 2011 which is the record number for the Company.All in all, Aeroflot Groupwillserve more than 20 million people in 2011.
On December 29, Aeroflot had already surpassed the 14 millionthpassenger mark. That is the excess of the previous year record result equaled 11.3 mln passengers.
Since April2011, Aeroflot has been regularly carryingmore than one million passengers per month.This outstanding result was achieved due to improvement of route network management process, efficient use of fleet and keeping high level of passenger service on board.
High indicators of Aeroflot have been awarded by variety of industry and prestigious international prizes in 2011. Aeroflot is in TOP-25 airlines with highest financial results and among TOP-3 most dynamic airlines of the world and the best airline of the Eastern Europe. In addition, Aeroflot was included in the list of TOP-10 transport and tourist companies according to Boston Consulting Group.
According to CEO of Aeroflot Vitaly Saveliev, ”Aeroflot once again proved that it is still an example of reliability, precision and quality assurance both on domestic market and abroad”.
Aeroflot - Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance with a consolidated route network covering 926 destinations in 173 countries. In 2010, Aeroflot carried 11.3 million passengers, thus passenger traffic of Aeroflot Group totaled 14.1 million passengers.
Aeroflotis one of the most fast-growing airlines in the world according to SkyTrax. Besides company got the prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Awards as "The best Eastern European Airline".
Aeroflot is the one of the world top 25 airlines ranked by for financial and economic results according to Air Transport World magazine (“operating profit” and “net profit” category) in 2010.
Aeroflot is the first Russian carrier that has 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 fleet that consists of 113 aircraft. Aeroflot is located in Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.