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Aeroflot places order for SSJ100 planes with United Aircraft Corporation

Aeroflot and United Aircraft Corporation have signed an agreement for the delivery of 100 Superjet 100 aircraft. The document was signed by Aeroflot chief executive Vitaly Saveliev and president of PJSC United Aircraft Corporation, Yury Slyusar, during the Eastern Economic Forum in the presence of president of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Under the agreement, […]

Aeroflot orders 50 MC-21 aircraft

Aeroflot, the Russian flag carrier, announced an order for 50 Russian-built medium-range MC-21, thus becoming the largest customer of the aircraft. Under the firm order, Rostec leasing subsidiary Aviacapital-Service will supply Aeroflot with 50 MC-21-300 aircraft on operating leases. Aeroflot will thus become the largest Russian leasor of the latest Russian-built aircraft. The leasing payments […]

Aeroflot-Finance sells Aeroflot shares for $169M

Aeroflot-Finance (a fully-owned subsidiary of Aeroflot) has completed the sale of 53.7 million ordinary registered shares of Aeroflot, the airline said. Shares were sold at a price of 182 rubles ($3.1) per share. The net proceeds of Aeroflot-Finance from the sale will be approximately 9.8 billion ruples ($169 million). The proceeds from the sale will […]

Aeroflot recognised as most powerful global airline brand

Aeroflot has been recognised as the world’s most powerful airline brand by Brand Finance, with an AAA brand rating. The news may come as a surprise to those in Europe and North America more familiar with western or Gulf flag carriers. However, Aeroflot’s brand strength stems in part from dominance of its domestic market. Its […]