December 20, 2012, Moscow.– JSC “Aeroflot” received confirmation from European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for prolongation of certificate for Boeing and Airbus aircraft maintenance until August 2014.
JSC “Aeroflot” received certificate for foreign aircraft maintenance in 1996 for the first time. During the regular inspections by EASA auditors Department for aircraft maintenance confirms the right to service complex aviation equipment, demonstrating high professional skills of specialists for quality maintenance, aircraft technicians, engineers, mid- and high-level executives, employees of all professions.
Established in 1923 with a headquarters in Moscow, Aeroflot is Russia's flagship airline and the largest national air company.
Proudly being a member of SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot with its partnering members provides service to 1000 destinations in 187 countries.
Aeroflot operates one of the most modern and youngest fleets in Europe counting 126 aircraft formed by Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners with an average airplane age of 5 years.
In 2011 Aeroflot carried more than 14.2 million passengers, showing the best result in modern Russia's history. In the same year Aeroflot was honored with a prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Award as 'The best airline in Eastern Europe'.