From October 08, 2006 “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” resumes regular flights to the Lebanese capital Beirut, suspended on 13 July, 2006 in connection with the escalation of the Arab-Israeli conflict and military actions in the region.
Aeroflot flights to Beirut will be performed on the 4th and 7th days of every week by А319 aircraft. Tickets to these flights are now available for reservation and purchase at the Aeroflot ticket offices.
“Aeroflot – Russian Airlines”, OJSC is based in Moscow, Russia, Sheremetyevo Airport. The company was founded in 1923. It is the largest carrier on the international and domestic lines, which accounts for 39% of international and 11% of domestic air transportation market in Russia. Aeroflot is the member of Sky Team global airline alliance, which has been acknowledged the world's best airline alliance by the readers of Global Traveler Magazine. In 2005 the airline carried 6.8 million passengers to 89 cities of 47 countries around the world. The net profit of the company in 2005 amounted to 6.032 billion RUR. Aeroflot makes 302 daily flights served by the fleet consisting of 85 aircrafts. You can learn more about Aeroflot on the Web at: www.aeroflot.ru, www.aeroflotbonus.ru and www.skyteam.com