Many airline and aviation employees received notices just a day after Russia’s mobilization order was announced.
Aeroflot is the official carrier of the 2nd International Tiger Forum, to be held in Vladivostok on 5 September 2022, the opening day of the Eastern Economic Forum. Aeroflot will provide transportation for the participants of the Forum on comfortable Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with liveries decorated with the Forum’s logo. The passenger cabins are fitted with specially branded headrests
The European Union, Canada and the UK are among the countries to have banned Russian planes from the airspace in response to the invasion of Ukraine.
British airlines have been banned from landing in Russia and crossing its airspace. The Russian aviation regulator said the move was a response to “the unfriendly decisions by the UK aviation authorities”.
Aeroflot has confirmed that international services between Russian capital Moscow and Kyrgyzstan, Belarus and Kazakhstan will restart over the next week.
Russian flag-carrier Aeroflot has confirmed it will resume international flights to the Dubai, Cairo and Malé, capital of the Maldives, in September.
Aeroflot has released passenger figures for the first six months of 2020, revealing the stark toll taken by the Covid-19 pandemic. Group passenger traffic fell by 89 per cent in the second quarter.
The board of directors at Aeroflot has re-elected Evgeny Ditrich to the role of chairman. Ditrich is also the Russian minister of transport. The meeting was held earlier, with absentee voting in place.
Aeroflot has been named the strongest brand in Russia and the strongest airline brand globally by Brand Finance, a leading independent brand valuation consultancy.
Aeroflot has resumed flights to Geneva from today, albeit operating at a reduced frequency. Currently, the flag-carrier operates one weekly flight, on Saturdays, to the Swiss city.