June 25 2010, Moscow. – JSC Aeroflot Russian Airlines has reviewed its performance in May and five months of 2010.
In May 2010,the number of passengers carried by Aeroflot increased 31.4% compared to the same period of 2009, and reached 914.0 thousand (including 0.8 thousand by charter). International traffic volume grew by 34.1% (+145.0 thousand), domestic – by 27.2% (+73.5 thousand). Passenger turnover added 38.1% reaching 2.731 billion passenger kilometers. Passenger load factor in May was 75.5%, 10.9 percentage points higher than in the last year. Revenue load amounted to 64.0%, 11.6 percentage points up from last year’s figure.
In the five months of 2010, the number of passengers carriedby Aeroflot increased by 30.9% to reach 4.051 million passengers;passenger turnover amounted to 12.459 billion passenger kilometers, which is 36% higher compared to the same period of 2009. Passenger load factor also grew to reach 74.1%, which is 12.0 percentage points higher than the last year's figure.Revenue load was 61.3%, 11.7 up from the last year's level.
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, 8.755 million passengers were carried by Aeroflot, 11.1 million, by the Aeroflot Group.
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 the SkyTeam 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.
Aeroflotoperates one of Europe’s youngest air fleets that consists of 115 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, at the Sheremetyevo International Airport. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.
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