November 18, 2010, Moscow. - Aeroflot takes part in the IV International Exhibition "Transport of Russia", which started under the transport forum at the Central Exhibition Hall «Maneg». The exhibition is organized by the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation.
Aeroflot’s innovation stand is one of the largest at the exhibition. Visitors will be able to register pre-activated "Aeroflot Bonus" cards here, and get detailed information about the airline.
"Innovative development is the major route for our airline - CEO of Aeroflot Vitaly Saveliev says. - Aeroflot holds the leading position in the domestic industry in development of information technologies that improve business efficiency, simplify the use of air transport, make it more convenient and accessible. Based on new technologies Aeroflot has made a real revolution in the field of service. Our company has put into operation and successfully develops D Terminal in Sheremetyevo airport - a complex set with a system largely unique to the Russian aviation infrastructure. The most advanced technologies are the only way for development of the aviation industry. Airlines that do not meet these challenges, are doomed to defeat. "
The main purpose of the IV International Exhibition "Transport of Russia" is to effectively facilitate the transport development of the Russian Federation with a broad representation of the most ambitious industrial projects. Traditionally it will unite major projects in rail, road, sea and air transport and related industries. Particular attention will be paid to large-scale innovative projects, which determine the future of the transport industry and the country in general.
AEROFLOT is Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance. Its consolidated route network covers 898 destinations in 169 countries. In 2009, Aeroflot carried 8.755 million passengers, group Aeroflot -11,1 million.
Aeroflotholds 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 is among top 25 airlines in the world by Air Transport World magazine in accordance with the results of financial and economic activity in 2009 (Category “operating profit” and “net profit”).
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 9001:2008.
Aeroflotoperates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 103 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, at the Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.
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