March 18, 2019, Moscow - Aeroflot has been named as the best Russian airline for the second straight year in the annual GQ Travel Awards 2019. The award ceremony recognising the best names in the field of elite tourism was held on 15 March in Moscow.
The GQ Travel Awards differ from other awards in that the winners in each category are chosen, not by professional judges or the editorial board, but by GQ readers, who vote on the magazine's website. This year, voting took place over the course of several months in 17 different categories.
Aeroflot continuously improves its quality of service and strives to make its flights as comfortable and punctual as possible. Our priority is to understand all our passengers’ needs, paying great attention to detail at every stage of service. Aeroflot's excellent service has won numerous awards, as well as 4-Star Airline status from Skytrax and Five-Star Global Airline status from US passenger association APEX.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot serves 152 destinations in 55 countries.
Aeroflot’s 253-strong fleet is the youngest of any airline worldwide that operates more than 100 aircraft. In 2018, Aeroflot carried 35.8 million passengers (55.7 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 seventh time at the 2018 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 according to leading brand strategy consultancy Brand Finance.