The management of CJSC “FB MIBCE” made a decision on transfer of ordinary non-documentary stocks of JSC “Aeroflot” (state registration number 1-01-00010-А of 23.01.2004) from the Quotation list of JSC “FB MIBCE” “A” of the second level to the Quotation list of JSC “FB MIBCE” “A” of the first level.
Aeroflot became the eleventh Russian public company whose stocks were included in the Quotation list “A” of the first level of CJSC “FB MIBCE”.
According to Kirill Budayev, Deputy General Director for Strategic and Corporate Development of JSC “Aeroflot”, such decision will allow the company enhancing investment attraction and additionally extend the base of investors at the expense of Nongovernmental pension funds, companies managing the funds of the Pension fund of the Russian Federation, insurance companies as well as other large institutional investors authorized to operate only with reliable securities included in the Quotation list “A1” of stock exchanges.
JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” (AFLT) is a certain leader of civil aviation in Russia, actually a national carrier. Being the largest domestic airline company it transports over 7 mln. of people annually and together with its subsidiaries – about 9 mln., i.e. 23% of the total amount of Russian air passengers. With a fleet of 90 air crafts it flies to 93 destinations in 47 countries (302 flights a day). The company controls 51% of the Russian market of regular international flights and about 12% of domestic flights. Net profit in 2006 made 7,9 bln. rubles.
Aeroflot is one of the oldest airline companies and one of the most known commercial brands in the world. The company was founded in 1923; it is based in Moscow in the international Sheremetyevo airport. In 2006 Aeroflot became the first Russian airline company to enter the global alliance SkyTeam. Joint route network of the alliance includes 728 destinations in 149 countries that gives Aeroflot passengers boundless opportunities of choice. Bonus programs of all alliance partners extend to Aeroflot clients. More information about SkyTeam benefits is available at www.skyteam.com.
Aeroflot is the only certified operator of international operational safety audit (IOSA) in Russia.
Tickets to Aeroflot flights with on-line payment, technology of e-ticket and more detailed information about the company are available at www.aeroflot.ru.