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Russian flagship airline to acquire smaller competitor

Aeroflot to buy Sibir airline Russian flagship airline to acquire smaller competitor

MOSCOW, Russia - Russian flagship carrier Aeroflot, may soon acquire one of its smaller competitors, as officials consider a move to consolidate the airlines.

Manchester United in sponsorship deal with accident-prone Russian Aeroflot

Aeroflot-Manchester United Deal Manchester United in sponsorship deal with accident-prone Russian Aeroflot

LONDON, England - Russian airline Aeroflot is to become an unlikely addition to Manchester United’s global roster of sponsors in a multi-million-pound contract to be announced this summer.

Russian Aeroflot wants to blacklist passengers for bad behavior

Push for passenger blacklist in Russia Russian Aeroflot wants to blacklist passengers for bad behavior

Ill-tempered air travelers might want to think twice before throwing a fit at 35,000 feet on Aeroflot. If the airline gets its way, they could be blacklisted.

SkyTeam launches Go Russia Pass

SkyTeam offers flexible, discounted travel to over 30 Russian cities SkyTeam launches Go Russia Pass

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched its new Go Russia Pass offering greater flexibility and cost savings on flights operated by Aeroflot within Russia.

Delta Air strengthens ties with Russian flag carrier

Delta Air Lines-Aeroflot codeshare agreement Delta Air strengthens ties with Russian flag carrier

Delta Air Lines and Russia’s Aeroflot are strengthening relations due to a codeshare agreement reached at the end of 2011.

Russian Aeroflot orders 8 Boeing jets

Aeroflot Places Order With Boeing Russian Aeroflot orders 8 Boeing jets

MOSCOW, Russia - Boeing and Aeroflot Russian Airlines today announced an order for six Boeing 777-300ERs (extended range) and two Boeing 777-200ERs.

Aeroflot - distancing itself from its Soviet-era image

Aeroflot Makeover Aeroflot - distancing itself from its Soviet-era image

Will Daley

OAO Aeroflot, Russia’s biggest airline, is retraining flight attendants, hiring stylists and updating its menu regularly to attract more passengers and distance itself from its Soviet-era ...

Aeroflot CEO: Rosavia may become a low-cost carrier

Acquisition Of Rosavia By Aeroflot Aeroflot CEO: Rosavia may become a low-cost carrier

Steve Rothwell

OAO Aeroflot, Eastern Europe’s biggest airline, may start a low-cost carrier after completing the acquisition of Russian Technologies’s Rosavia unit, Chief Executive Officer Vitaly Savelyev ...

Russian government plans on creating national airline champion

Russian Airline Industry Russian government plans on creating national airline champion

Maria Antonova

MOSCOW — The government has come up with a plan to create a national airline champion by merging Aeroflot with six other state airlines, according to a letter from the Transportation Ministry ...

Aeroflot delays delivery of Airbus planes

Airline Industry Aeroflot delays delivery of Airbus planes

PARIS - Airbus said Thursday it still expects to achieve its target for aircraft sales this year despite a decision by Russia's biggest airline, Aeroflot, to delay delivery of some jets.

Four groups interested in Czech Airlines

Czech Republic Four groups interested in Czech Airlines

reuters.com

PRAGUE - The Czech Republic received four preliminary bids for its 91.5 percent stake in Czech Airlines CSA and said the winner should be known by the end of September at the latest.

Poor training main cause of Russia airline crash

Russia Poor training main cause of Russia airline crash

reuters.com

MOSCOW - The chief pilot of a Russian airliner which crashed last year killing 88 people had alcohol in his blood but the primary cause of the crash was poor training, investigators said on ...

Aeroflot investor put in tailspin by Kremlin plan

Russia Aeroflot investor put in tailspin by Kremlin plan

ft.com

Aeroflot, the Russian airline, is facing an uncomfortable future as its majority shareholder, the state, appears intent on reviving the rest of the country’s struggling airline sector by ...

New airline will be Aeroflot alternative

Russia New airline will be Aeroflot alternative

themoscowtimes.com

Russian Technologies chief Sergei Chemezov said Tuesday that a new airline his company is creating with the Moscow city government would one day serve as an alternative to Aeroflot.

88 killed in airplane crash in Russia's Urals

Aeroflot 737 Crashes In Russia Killing All Aboard 88 killed in airplane crash in Russia's Urals

AFP

MOSCOW - An Aeroflot Boeing-737 jet crashed near Russia's city of Perm in the central Ural mountains killing all 83 passengers and five crew on board, Russian news agencies reported Sunday quoting ...

US' Odien may bid for Czech airline CSA; China Southern reportedly interested

CSA US' Odien may bid for Czech airline CSA; China Southern reportedly interested

PRAGUE - US investment group Odien, which recently bought the oldest Czech travel agency Cedok, said it is interested in the privatisation of Czech state airline CSA, daily Pravo ...

Drunken passenger locked in plane toilet after fight

Oddly Enough Drunken passenger locked in plane toilet after fight

eTN Staff writer and wires

An aircraft toilet became a temporary jail for a drunken Russian air passenger last Thursday. According to published reports, a man on an Aeroflot flight from Kaliningrad to Moscow picked a fight ...

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