Moscow, 14 May 2015. — Internet portal Yahoo! has named Aeroflot’s flight attendants among the top chicest cabin crew uniforms globally.
Russia’s flagship carrier is named alongside airlines including Emirates, Virgin Atlantic, Air France, Korean Air and Air Canada in the style stakes.
The current Aeroflot cabin crew uniform was designed in Russia by Julia Bunakova and Evgeny Khokhlov, and was introduced in 2010.
Yahoo! said Aeroflot’s «vibrant colors combined with white gloves, neckties, tipped hats, and matching patent pumps give the uniforms a costume-like feel» and noted: «Flying with Aeroflot feels like you’re in a period TV show.»
Aeroflot has garnered numerous awards and citations for its attractive and stylish cabin crew. Skyscanner named Aeroflot’s cabin crew uniform the best in Europe, while St Petersburg Fashion Week and travel portal Aviasales.ru named it the best in the world. Aviation portal BS Aeronautics named Aeroflot among the top three airlines with the most attractive flight attendants.
«In a world where airlines are cutting costs left, right and center, the presentation of its staff has become a tactic to gain an edge against its competition — while looking rather fabulous in the process,» Yahoo! said.
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Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2014, Aeroflot carried 23.6 million passengers (34.7 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the World (among the major airlines), numbering 157 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The company’s European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers. The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. Find more at www.aeroflot.com.