April 8 2010, Moscow. – Andrey Kalmykov has been appointed Aeroflot’s Deputy CEO for Commerce.
Andrey Kalmykov graduated from Moscow State Institute of Radiotechnics, Electronics and Automation in 1996. He was Commercial Director of OOO ‘Institute of Business’ since April 1996; Commercial Director, General Director and Chariman of the Board of Sunrise Tour Group in the period of November 1998 - November 2008; and Assistant to the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation in the period of December 2008 - April 2010.
Andrey Kalmykov speaks English and Turkish.
AEROFLOT is Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance. Its consolidated route network covers 856 destinations in 169 countries. In 2009, Aeroflot carried 8.755 million passengers.
Aeroflot holds the first place in passenger service on economy-class short- and medium-haul flights, and business-class long-haul flights among SkyTeam European airlines. Aeroflot’s leading position was discovered based on SkyTeam’s Onboard Survey results for April – September 2009.
Aeroflot was the first Russian carrier to enter the IOSA Registry, and has multiple times confirmed the certificate. Aeroflot has successfully passed the ISAGO (IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations) procedure. The company’s Quality Management System is certified for compliance with ISO 9001:2000.
Aeroflot operates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 114 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, at the Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.
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