Aeroflot traffic and capacity statistics for July and 7 Months of 2012

03 September 2012



August 31, 2012, Moscow. – JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” summed up traffic and capacity statistics for July and 7 months of 2012.

In July 2012passenger turnover of the company went up by 15.8% against the same period in 2011 and totaled 5,046 mln passenger-kilometers. The international passenger turnover reached 3,466 mln passenger-kilometers which is 18.2% more compared to the same period of 2011. The domestic passenger turnover increased by 10.8% against July 2011 and amounted to 1,580 mln passenger-kilometers.

Seat load factor and revenue load factor in July 2012 totaled 84.8% and 67.0%, respectively.

Total passenger traffic increased by 22.0% and reached an all-time monthly record amounting to 1,793 ths passengers. The international passenger traffic rose by 21.3% (+194.8 ths passengers) hitting 1,110 ths passengers. The number of passengers served on domestic lines was 683 ths which is 23.3% more (+128.9 ths passengers) against July 2011.

Aeroflot cargo-mail tonnage totaled 16,031 tonne which is 19.2% more compared to July 2011.

The results for first 7 months of 2012 show that passenger turnover of Aeroflot was 27,665 mln passenger-kilometers, which represents 19.2% (+4,454 mln pkm) increase compared with the results for 7 months of 2011. The number of carried passengers increased by 26.2% (+2,022 ths passengers) to become 9,731 ths passengers. The seat load factor totaled 76.5%.

Aeroflotis Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance. Its consolidated route network covers 983 destinations in 178 countries. In 2011 Aeroflot carried over 14 million passengers.

In 2011 SkyTrax put Aeroflot into the top 3 of the ‘most dynamically developing airlines of the world’ and honoured Aeroflot with a prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Award as ‘the best airline in Eastern Europe’.

In 2010 Air Transport World magazine put Aeroflot at the top 25 world airlines for ‘operational profit’ and ‘net profit’ results.

Aeroflot was the first Russian carrier to enter the IOSA Registry, and has been consistently re-attested. 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 – General Partner of Sochi 2014 Olympics and Paralympics.

Aeroflotoperates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 120 aircraft. Aeroflot is based at Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more at



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