From June 1, 2008 before the Children defense day Aeroflot announces about launch of the absolutely new donation project in Russian aviation - Mercy Miles. Aeroflot Bonus Members get the opportunity to donate earned miles by filling in special application form. It`s planned that earned miles will be transformed into free tickets for children who has oncological, hematological and other problems. Children will be sending for recovery abroad or to Moscow (those who arrived from russian regions). Donated miles will help to provide doctors with free tickets as well.
This project is developed due to active Aeroflot social responsibility and it keeps to maintain it. For example - different offers for World War II veterans, cooperation with different medical centers e.t.c. On the first stage this project will be launched in cooperation with Dina Korzun`s and Chulpan Khamatova`s charity fund “Podari zhizn ”. Then it`s planned to cooperate with other charity funds for the reason to help as many children as possible.