25 October 2016, Moscow. — Aeroflot provides a free transportation of surfing or scuba diving equipment to its passengers flying to/from Male, Bangkok, Phuket and Ho Chi Minh. The total weight of equipment for check-in should not exceed 23 kg.
One set of surfing equipment includes a surfboard, leashes, a wetsuit, a pair of boots, other surfing accessories overall weighing no more than 5 kg.
As to divers, their set of apparel can contain a buoyancy compensator, a wetsuit, a safety helmet, diving gloves, diving boots or swim fins and other equipment (pressure gauge, diving regulator (octopus), a mask, a snorkel and other accessories) with a total weight not exceeding 5 kg.
The offer is valid for transportation on or before 25 March 2017 (with a date of return flight on or before 25 April 2017).
Transportation of the equipment free-of-charge is provided on Aeroflot own flights (under SU code) and on flights operated by subsidiary airlines under Aeroflot's commercial management. Passengers are advised to duly notify the air carrier through its contact center (8-800-444-5555) or sales offices prior to travelling. More information is available on Aeroflot Internet-site.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2015, Aeroflot carried 26.1 million passengers (39.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,057 destinations in 179 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates one of the youngest fleets in the world, numbering 188 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners.Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety, with a European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, the main globally recognized safety parameter, comparable to global peers. The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the sixth time in 2015, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2016 Aeroflot became the first Russian airline to be awarded Four Star Airline status by Skytrax in recognition of the high-quality of its customer service, and was also named Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the fifth time at the Skytrax World Airline Awards. In 2015 Global Traveler named Aeroflot one of the 10 best airlines worldwide for on-board cuisine. Find out more at www.aeroflot.com.