Articles Tagged ‘Aeroflot’

Aeroflot adds Frankfurt from Kazan

Aeroflot adds Frankfurt from Kazan

Aeroflot now serves four destinations from Kazan.

Aeroflot starts nine new routes, five from Moscow

Aeroflot starts nine new routes, five from Moscow

Aeroflot adds four new domestic routes, and five new European sectors from four different Russian airports.

Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

First time winner Inverness and second time winner and 2016 competition leaders Lisbon pose in front of some serious fire tender kit with their recent award wins. Find out which one of the 14 airports competing this week will be able to do the same this time next week.


Bucharest and Birmingham toast new route success

Bucharest and Birmingham toast new route success

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, including some from Routes Asia in Manila, we have got fire truck water arches, cakes and flowers, as well as horses and diggers! The truly global news round-up comes from Shannon, Nuremberg, Singapore, Hamburg, Auckland, Delhi and Budapest airports.

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Not since 2005, when Moscow Domodedovo became the busiest airport in Russia, has Moscow Sheremetyevo been #1, but 2015 figures so far reveal it is on course to take top spot again. Carriers like long-serving Czech Airlines have helped – a good reason for another celebratory fire truck water arch we think!

Russian market set for changes as Aeroflot to absorb Transaero Airlines; fastest-growing Russian airports and airlines revealed

Russian market set for changes as Aeroflot to absorb Transaero Airlines; fastest-growing Russian airports and airlines revealed

We reveal the top airports and airlines in Russia in the first half of 2015 and how they compare with 2014. We also report on which country markets have seen the biggest changes in capacity in the last two years.


Dubrovnik Airport on course to pass 1.6m passengers in 2015; UK still the biggest market despite Monarch Airlines shrinking by 57%

Dubrovnik Airport on course to pass 1.6m passengers in 2015; UK still the biggest market despite Monarch Airlines shrinking by 57%

One of the main airports serving Croatia’s Adriatic Coast, Dubrovnik Airport is set to grow again this summer. With August schedules offering a 6.4% increase in weekly seats, anna.aero identifies the key players, and what new routes are still scheduled to start in 2015.

Belavia grows traffic by 26% in 2014; Russia is leading country market

Belavia grows traffic by 26% in 2014; Russia is leading country market

Founded on 5 March 1996, when the local Aeroflot division was nationalised and renamed, Belavia is now offering services to a total of 38 destinations in 28 countries within Europe, the Middle East and Africa. With the carrier having received its first 737-800 in January, anna.aero looks at Belavia’s top routes and country markets for […]

Aeroflot starts Samarkand service from Sheremetyevo hub

Aeroflot starts Samarkand service from Sheremetyevo hub

Aeroflot begins weekly operations to Uzbekistan’s third largest city, joining its five times weekly Tashkent services.


Chisinau Airport reports 30% traffic growth so far in 2014; Air Moldova adds Turin service

Chisinau Airport reports 30% traffic growth so far in 2014; Air Moldova adds Turin service

The main gateway to the Republic of Moldova, Chisinau Airport – formerly known as Kishinev – handled 1.3 million passengers in 2013, growing by 8.2%. Following a rapid increase in 2014 passenger traffic, anna.aero investigates Chisinau’s recent activity and reveals its top 12 airlines for this January.

Aeroflot claims ‘Victory’ in the LCC market as Pobeda launches (again)

Aeroflot claims ‘Victory’ in the LCC market as Pobeda launches (again)

Produced between 1946 and 1958 in the Soviet Union, the GAZ-manufactured ‘Pobeda’ car (it means Victory) has been adapted for many purposes. The name has now been adopted by Aeroflot’s LCC (formerly known as Dobrolet), which was launched (or is that relaunched) this week from Moscow Vnukovo Airport.

Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport’s passenger figures are far from downhill and should speed skate close to the three million mark this year. anna.aero takes an ice dance through the Russian airport’s statistics to discover its gold medal winning airlines and routes this winter.