Moscow, 1 May 2018 – Aeroflot has launched service to Saransk, the capital of Russia’s Republic of Mordovia. The inaugural flight on the Moscow-Saransk route took place today, 1 May 2018, aboard a modern and comfortable Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft.
Aeroflot will fly to Saransk twice daily per the following schedule:
Flight SU 1464 departs Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport at 11:10 a.m. and arrives in Saransk at 12:35 p.m.
Flight SU 1466 departs Sheremetyevo at 9:30 p.m. and arrives in Saransk at 10:55 p.m.
Flight SU 1467 departs Saransk at 6:00 a.m. and arrives at Sheremetyevo at 7:30 a.m.
Flight SU 1465 departs Saransk at 1:35 p.m. and arrives at Sheremetyevo at 3:10 p.m.
In 2018 Saransk will welcome fans from around the globe as a host city of the major football event . With the launch of service between Moscow and Saransk, Aeroflot’s route map now covers every city where matches will be held.
The Mordovian capital is a city that combines unique elements of a variety of cultures and traditions, with stunning landscapes sitting alongside majestic works of architecture.
The Sukhoi SuperJet 100 is a Russian-made regional jet that accommodates 87 passengers. Aeroflot is the world's largest operator of the SSJ100, with 42 currently in the fleet.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot serves 146 destinations in 52 countries.
Aeroflot’s 232-strong fleet is the youngest of any airline worldwide that operates more than 100 aircraft. In 2017, Aeroflot carried 32.8 million passengers (50.1 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
Aeroflot holds 4-Star Airline status from Skytrax and was named Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the sixth time at the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Aeroflot has also been awarded a five-star global airline rating by US aviation association APEX.
Aeroflot is the world’s strongest airline brand and most powerful brand in Russia according to leading brand strategy consultancy Brand Finance.
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