Aeroflot is a global airline and flag carrier of Russia. This airline provides air travel services to various destinations in all over the world. It covers all major cities in entire world and assumed to be the second largest airline in Europe. It offers safe, dependable service to destinations all around the globe. It covers 96 destinations in 49 countries using 302 flights on daily basis. Its main base is situated at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow. It has also three other terminals. The fleet size of Aeroflot is about 80 which consists include Boeing 767, Airbus 319, 320, 321 and Tupolev 154. It offers direct frequent flight from Russia to other designations in entire world. This airline was established on 17th March, 1923 and was the first carrier from Russia to be a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in 1989.
Aeroflot is one of the world's oldest existing airlines and established on February 23, 1923. The airline made its operations on July 15, 1923 with inaugural flight between Moscow and Nizhni Novgord. Aeroflot became the largest airline of the world in late 1930s and began international operations in 1937. With induction of Tupolev TU-104 jets in 1956, Aeroflot became the first airline in the world to operate regular jet airline services. During the Soviet era Aeroflot was national airline of Soviet and also crowned the position of world's largest airline. However, in 1992 with the dissolution of the Soviet Union Aeroflot divided into more than 300 regional airlines. At the meantime, Aeroflot replaced its old fleet of Russian manufactured Antonov, Ilyushin and Tupolev aircraft with modern Western aircraft. Soon after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1992, Aeroflot took an Airbus A310-300 aircraft on lease that was first foreign aircraft of the airline. Further in 1994, Aeroflot took another foreign aircraft from Boeing family (Boeing 767 - 300ER). After the dissolution of the USSR, Aeroflot also transformed from a state-owned carrier to a semi-privatised enterprise. Aeroflot underwent many changes later on and become a member of SkyTeam in April 2006.
Aeroflot Flight Status
In keeping with their commitment to timeliness, Aeroflot informs its travellers regarding any cha...nges in flight timing via SMS to provide a seamless and pleasant experience to all their passengers. Travellers can also check the flight status of their Aeroflot flights on MakeMyTrip. Travelers can check their Aeroflot Airline flight schedule here.
Presently Aeroflot has a fleet of 91 aircraft belonging to Airbus, Boeing and Ilyushin II-96-300 family aircraft. Aeroflot's fleet includes 33 Airbus A320-200 aircraft, 15 Airbus A319-100 aircraft, 16 Airbus A321-200 aircraft, 5 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 5 Airbus A330-300 aircraft, 11 Boeing 767-300ER aircraft and 6 Ilyushin II-96-300 aircraft. The airline will undergo expansion further and had already placed order for 100 aircraft.