April 15 2010, Moscow. – JSC Aeroflot Russian Airlines has suspended flights Vladivostok - Khabarovsk – Vladivostok, Khabarovsk/Vladivostok – Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk – Khabarovsk/Vladivostok, and Vladivostok/Khabarovsk – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky – Vladivostok/Khabarovsk, under its route network optimization program run by the company due to taking over aviation assets of SC Russian Technologies (Rostekhnologii), and in order to prevent internal competition.
These flights will be transferred to the air carrier Vladivostokavia without any discrimination of passengers’ interests. The disengaged aircraft will be used by Aeroflot to increase flight frequency on its other routes.
The company guarantees delivery to the destination point to all ticketed passengers of Aeroflot’s cancelled flights. The passengers will be handled by partner airlines at no extra charges.
You can get more information by calling Aeroflot’s call center telephones 8-800-333-55-55(call is free for Russian citizens), 8(495)223-55-55 or 0933 (paid call from a mobile telephone).
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, Aeroflot carried 8.755 million passengers.
Aeroflot holds 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 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.
Aeroflot operates 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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