March 24, 2011, Moscow.– JSC ‘Aeroflot - Russian Airlines’ summed up results for February and 2 months of 2011.
In February 2011the passenger turnover of the company went up by 21.2% against the same period a year ago and totaled in 2,702.3 mln passenger-kilometres. The highest growth (+24.0%) is detected at international flights with the passenger turnover making 1,920.2 mln passenger-kilometres. The domestic traffic turnover reached 782.1 mln passenger-kilometres which is +14.8% if compared to same period in 2010.
Passenger traffic improved by 20.2% coming to 870.6 ths passengers. The international traffic rose by 21.1% (plus 95.9 ths passengers) hitting 550.7 ths passengers. The domestic lines served 319.9 ths passengers which is 18.7% more (50.4 ths passengers) against 2010. The seat load factor in February reached 74.4% that 1.6 percent point higher than a year ago. The commercial neared 60.3% that is + 1.0 percent compare to 2010.
Mail-cargo trafficdemonstrated 35.5% rose against the 2010 parameter and equaled 2,958.9 tonnes. The tones/kilometers rate lifted by 21.2% (in comparison with February 2010 and totaled in 17,713 ths tones-kilometres.
The results for 2 months of 2011show that Aeroflot’s passenger turnover was 1,783 mln passenger-kilometers, a 20.2% growth compared with the results for the same period of 2010. The number of carried passengers increased by 18.2% to become 1,783,000 passengers. The seat load factor also increased to 73.1%, a 1.2 percentage points growth compared to the previous year. The commercial load was 58.5%, a 1.1 percentage points growth as compared to the previous year.
Aeroflot -Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance with a consolidated route network covering 898 destinations in 169 countries. In 2010, the Aeroflot Group carried 14.07 million passengers.
Aeroflot isthe first Russian carrier to have entered the IOSA Registry, and to have regularly 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.
Aeroflotenters the world top 25 airlines by Air Transport World magazine for financial and economic results (“operating profit” and “net profit” category) in 2009
Aeroflotoperates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 101 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, in Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more a.