Moscow, 11 April 2018. – From today, Aeroflot has resumed regular flights between Moscow and Cairo. Flights are scheduled three times per week on Airbus A320 aircraft, and will depart/arrive at Sheremetyevo Airport’s Terminal F.
There will be 124 passengers on today’s flight from Moscow to Cairo. Even though air service between Russia and Egypt has been interrupted for such a long time, the load factor on upcoming flights is more than 85%.
Tickets for this route went on sale on 13 March 2018. Currently, in the period from now until the end of the summer schedule on 27 October, around 3,750 seats have already been booked from Moscow to Cairo, and more than 3,700 from Cairo to Moscow.
Flights between Moscow and Cairo will be operated on the following schedules (all local times):
Flight SU 400 will be operated weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, departing Moscow at 20:50 and arriving in Cairo at 00:25.
Flight SU 401 will be operated weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, departing Cairo at 01:25 and arriving in Moscow at 06:50.
Flights between the Russian and Egyptian capitals will operate daily from 12 June to 2 July. This is due to the increased demand for air transportation during this period.
For more information and to book tickets, please visit www.aeroflot.com, Aeroflot sales offices or call the airline’s global free-call numbers (available on the website: https://www.aeroflot.ru/ru-en/offices/free_numbers).
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,074 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. In 2017, Aeroflot carried 32.8 million passengers (50.1 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
Aeroflot became the first Russian airline to be awarded Four Star Airline status by Skytrax in recognition of the high-quality of its customer service. In 2017, Aeroflot was named Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the sixth time at the Skytrax World Airline Awards.
In 2017, Aeroflot was named the most powerful brand in Russia and the world’s strongest airline brand by leading valuation and strategy consultancy Brand Finance. Aeroflot was also named Best Major Airline in Europe by TripAdvisor travellers and recognised as the Favourite International Airline in China at the Flyer Award Ceremony 2017.
Aeroflot operates one of the youngest fleets in the world with 232 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, at Sheremetyevo International Airport.
Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety, with a European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, the main globally recognized safety parameter, comparable to global peers.
The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the seventh time in 2017, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2004 compliant.
Find out more at http://www.aeroflot.com/