Moscow, 31 December 2015. — Aeroflot has launched an unprecedented New Year’s offer, introducing flat winter and summer rates on selected routes as part of its drive to make air travel affordable and accessible to people across Russia.
The latest offer from Russia’s flag carrier comes after its 10% price reduction on all domestic flights announced earlier in December.
From 31 December to 26 March inclusive a flat winter rate will apply on all Aeroflot economy class flights from Moscow to Kaliningrad, with tickets costing RUB 5,000 return and RUB 3,000 one way. Tickets from Moscow to Simferopol will cost RUB 7,000 return and RUB 3,500 one way.
From 27 March to 29 October 2016, tariffs on these routes will revert to their 2015 levels of RUB 8,500 return and RUB 5,100 one way.
The offer announced today does not affect existing flat rates from Moscow to four cities in Russia’s far east: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Khabarovsk, Vladivostok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
Tickets at the new tariffs can be purchased on Aeroflot’s website www.aeroflot.ru, at the airline’s sales offices and through official agents.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2014, Aeroflot carried 23.6 million passenger (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 1,057 destinations in 179 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates one of the youngest fleets in the world, numbering 167 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 sixth time in 2015, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO9001:2008, ISO14001:2004 compliant. In 2015 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the fourth time. Find more at www.aeroflot.com.