First Airbus A350-900 joins Aeroflot fleet
Aeroflot has taken delivery of its first A350-900, becoming the launch operator of the latest generation widebody aircraft in eastern Europe and CIS.
The plane features a distinctive new livery embracing the carrier’s almost 100-year heritage.
Aeroflot has a total of 22 A350-900 aircraft on order and operates an Airbus fleet of 126 aircraft (107 A320 family and 19 A330 family aircraft).
Aeroflot’s A350-900 features a brand-new elegant cabin design, offering unrivalled passenger comfort.
The A350 offers by design unrivalled operational flexibility and efficiency for all market segments - up to ultra-long haul (9,700 nautical miles).
The aircraft features the latest aerodynamic design, a carbon fibre fuselage and wings, plus new fuel-efficient Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines.
At the end of January, the A350 XWB family had received 935 firm orders from 50 customers worldwide.
Aeroflot is considered the World’s Leading Airline Brand by voters at the World Travel Awards.
The Russian flag-carrier will be a key partner for the World Travel Awards Grand Final, which is scheduled to take place in Moscow on November 27th.