October 12, 2010, Moscow. JSC Aeroflot Russian Airlines and SkyTeam alliance are introducing a joint offer to credit every participant of the Aeroflot Bonus Programme with 3000 additional miles for the first flights by Tarom and Vietnam Airlines, the new members of SkyTeam.
The membership of these airlines in the SkyTeam alliance added 31 routes to the transportation network of SkyTeam. Passengers flying Tarom and Vietnam Airlines are already enjoying the benefits of the SkyTeam membership, namely a possibility of flights to any destination in the world according to more convenient schedules and connecting flights system as well as the increased frequency of flights.
The special offer is valid over the period from November 1, 2010 to January 31, 2011. For more information see www.aeroflot.ru news of the Aeroflot Bonus Programme.
Aeroflot is a leading air transport company in Russia as well as a member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance. The cumulative network of routes comprises 898 destinations in 169 countries of the world. In 2009 Aeroflot transported 8.755 ml people while the Aeroflot Group of Companies transported 11.1 ml.
Aeroflot came first among European members of SkyTeam in the quality of its passenger service in economy class on short and medium range flights and in business class on long haul flights. The leadership of Aeroflot was established based on the SkyTeam Onboard Survey over the period of April — September 2009.
Aeroflot is one of the 25 leading world airlines in terms of financial and economic activity in 2009 (operating and net profit), according to the Air Transport World magazine.
Aeroflot was the first Russian carrier to enter the IOSA registry and has kept up the standard ever since. The airline has been successfully audited in terms of its compliance with the ISAGO safety requirements for ground operations. The company complies with ISO 9001:2000.
Aeroflot has one of the youngest aircraft fleets in Europe comprising 100 planes. Aeroflot headquarters are in Moscow in the international airport Sheremetyevo. For more information see www.aeroflot.ru.
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