Moscow, 29 June 2018. – On 1 July, Aeroflot launches regular flights from Moscow to Naples and Verona. Daily flights will operate on the following schedule:
Moscow-Naples (all times local):
flight SU 2480 will depart Sheremetyevo at 8:00 and arrive in Naples at 11:00;
return flight SU 2481 will depart Naples at 12:00 and arrive at Sheremetyevo at 16:30;
Moscow–Verona (all times local):
flight SU 2482 will depart Sheremetyevo at 7:35, and arrive in Verona at 10:00;
return flight SU 2483 will depart Verona at 11:10 and arrive at Sheremetyevo at 15:30.
Verona is best known as the city of Romeo and Juliet. Tourists from all over the world come here to see the places where the action of William Shakespeare’s play unfolds. The city is also famous for its cultural events, including the annual music festival held every summer. Between June and September tourists can enjoy opera performances at the Arena di Verona, a 2000-year-old amphitheatre.
Naples is the third largest city in Italy and the unofficial capital of southern Italy. It is famous for its Baroque architecture, outstanding museum collections and gastronomic traditions. A major attraction is Mount Vesuvius, while the archaeological site at Pompeii, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is nearby. From Naples tourists can travel to resorts on the Tyrrhenian Sea, including the islands of Ischia and Capri.
Aeroflot’s flights to Italy are in high demand. The Russian flag carrier already flies to Rome, Milan, Venice and Bologna. In 2017, Aeroflot carried over a million passengers on regular flights between these cities and Moscow. Direct flights to Naples and Verona will further boost tourism between Russia and Italy.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot serves 146 destinations in 52 countries.
Aeroflot’s 236-strong fleet is the youngest of any airline worldwide that operates more than 100 aircraft. In 2017, Aeroflot carried 32.8 million passengers (50.1 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
Aeroflot holds 4-Star Airline status from Skytrax and was named Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the sixth time at the 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Aeroflot has also been awarded a five-star global airline rating by US aviation association APEX.
Aeroflot is the world’s strongest airline brand and most powerful brand in Russia according to leading brand strategy consultancy Brand Finance.
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