Valeriy Akulov, CEO of Aeroflot - Russian Airlines, JSC, and acting CEO of FSUAE Pulkovo Gennadiy Boldyrev sgned a code-sharing agreement, granting Aeroflot the right to use its code for services operated by Pulkovo on route Saint-Petersburg - destinations in Germany
(Düsseldoft, Hamburg, Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt-am-Main, Hannover).
The agreement ensures the passengers will profit from extended services list offered by both companies, as they will have the additional advantage of the partner airline flights to the desired destination.
Aeroflot holds contracts of joint operation with 25 air carriers worldwide.
Founded in 1923 and based in the Sheremetyevo airport (Moscow, Russia), Aeroflot - Russian Airlines, JSC is Russia's largest longhaul and domestic carrier, operating 39% of international, and 11% of domestic services. Aeroflot is member of Sky Team, a global alliance of air carriers, voted by readers of the Global Traveler Magazine "The Best Airline Alliance". In 2005 the company carried 6.8 million passengers to 89 destinations in 47 countries. With 83 aircrafts in its fleet, Aeroflot operates 302 services daily. For more information about Aeroflot visit www.aeroflot.ru and www.skyteam.com.
Federal State Unitary Aviation Enterprise (FSUAE) "Pulkovo" is located in the Pulkovo airport (Saint-Petersburg, Russia). Founded in 1932, the company currently operates routes to over 80 destinations worldwide and owns a fleet of 45 airliners. The company meets the latest international standards in terms of the technology and equipment it uses.