July 7, 2010, Moscow — JSC «Aeroflot — Russian Airlines» will apply special rate to flights of residents of Kaliningrad and the Kaliningrad regions on the Moscow — Kaliningrad- Moscow route. The cost of a one-way discount ticket is 5,900 rubles (taxes and charges inclusive). The airline will provide 40 discount economy-class seats on flights to/from Kaliningrad. This special rate is set for one-way passenger uplift. The ticket is issued no later than 24 hours after booking is confirmed.
Also, from July 24 to August 31, 2010 Aeroflot will perform an additional daily flight on the Moscow — Kaliningrad — Moscow route. In total, during this time period Aeroflot will offer four own daily flights to the Kaliningrad destination.
Aeroflot pursues a socially oriented policy with respect to socially vulnerable population categories. As part of its social programs, Aeroflot offers free tickets to WWII veterans, gifted youth and children with disabilities, performers, artists, etc. The company implements its social activities in a consistent and systematic way on the basis of comprehensive socially-oriented programs.
AEROFLOT, a leader of Russia’s air fleet, is a member of SkyTeam, the global airline alliance. Aeroflot’s network of routes comprises 856 locations in 169 countries. In 2009, 8.755 mln passengers used Aeroflot’s services and 11.1 mln used the services offered by the Aeroflot group.
Aeroflot was the winner in the contest between European members of SkyTeam in serving economy-class passengers in short- and medium-range flights and business-class passengers in long-range flights. «Onboard Survey», the marketing survey conducted by SkyTeam from April to September 2009, confirmed Aeroflot’s leading positions.
Aeroflot was the first Russian carrier to be included in the IOSA operator registry and it regularly confirms the certificate. The airline has successfully passed ISAGO, the audit of land service safety. Aeroflot is a holder of the unified certificate of compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2000.
Aeroflot operates one of the youngest air fleets in Europe that consists of 115 aircraft. Aeroflot’s hub is Sheremetyevo international airport in Moscow For more details visit our Web site at www.aeroflot.ru.
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