December, 18th, 2007, Moscow. – Open Society «Aeroflot –Russian airlines» has summed up work results for November and eleven months of 2007.
In November, 2007 the airline has transported 627,3 thousand passengers (including on charter flights of 0,2 thousand passengers), has executed 1 billion and 889 million passenger kilometers. The percent of usages of passenger places in November has constituted 65,6 %, percent of commercial loading – 53,6 %.
In comparison with indicators of 2006 amounts of activity in November have increased on all indicators. On transportation of passengers by 113,3 % (+73,4 thousand passengers), on a passenger turnover by 108,2 % (+143,9 million passenger kilometers). The volume of transportations of passengers on the international air-lines has increased by 9,2 % (+33,5 thousand passengers), on internal lines – by 21,2 % (+39,9 thousand passengers).
During eleven months 2007 Aeroflot has transported 7 million 532 thousand passengers, executed 22 billion and 757 million passenger kilometers. The percent of usage of passenger places has constituted - 70,8 %, commercial loading – 56,0 %.
OJSC «Aeroflot – Russian airlines» (AFLT) is undisputed leader of commercial aviation of Russia, true national transport operator. As the largest air company of the country, it transports more than 7 million people a year, and with subsidiary companies around 9 million i.e. 23% of the total Russian air transport passengers. Having in possession an air park which consists of 81 airborne vehicles, conducts personal flights to 93 destinations in 47 countries, (total – 302 flights a day). Controls 51% of Russian market of regular international transportation and about 12% of domestic transportation. Net profit for 2006 accumulated to 7,9 billion rubles (258,1 million dollars by International Accounting Standards).
Aeroflot – is one of the oldest air companies and one of the most famous commercial brands in the world. Company was founded in 1923, its headquarters in Moscow, in international airport of Sherem’etevo. In 2006 Aeroflot became the first Russian air company to be part of a global alliance SkyTeam. United destination network of the alliance consists of 791 destinations in 162 countries, which in turn offers to the passengers of Aeroflot limitless variety of choice. Clients of Aeroflot are also eligible for bonus programs of all partners of the alliance. Information of the advantages of participation in the alliance SkyTeam – on the website www.skyteam.com.
Aeroflot is the only certified operator of international aviation standards of operational safety IATA (International Air Travel Association) Operational Safety Audit in Russia.
On the website www.aeroflot.ru it is possible to purchase tickets for Aeroflot flights with the use of on-line payments, technology of electronic ticket, and to find out more about the air company.
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