Aeroflot (SU) is a Russian airline which was founded on 9th February 1923 and commenced its operation on 15th July 1923. It is amongst the oldest airlines in the world and is the flag carrier as well as the largest airline of the Russian Federation. Aeroflot operates domestic and international passenger and services, chiefly from its hub located at Sheremetyevo International Airport. The headquarters of the company is situated in Moscow, Russia. The frequent flyer program of Aeroflot is Aeroflot bonus which is categorized in regular, silver and gold with privileges depending on total distance traveled. Meals and drinks are offered as per the class, destination, departure time and flight duration.
Aeroflot services 129 airports which include most of the destinations worldwide, some of which are Amsterdam, Beijing, Beirut, Budapest, Cairo, Copenhagen, Delhi, Dubai, Hong Kong, Istanbul, London, Los Angeles and New York.
Aeroflot applies the piece concept system for checked baggage which varies as per service class and type of applied fare. For Economy class, the checked baggage (the sum of three dimensions limited to 158 cm) can get allowance for one piece up to 23 kg and a handbag (the sum of three dimensions limited to 115 cm) not exceeding 10kg while for Economy class premium fare, comfort class and business class the checked baggage can get allowance for two pieces up to 23kg each with a handbag of 10 kg (Business class – 15 kg).
The Fleet size of Aeroflot airlines is 190 and aircrafts are Airbus A320-200, Airbus A321-200, A330-200, Airbus A330-300, Airbus A350-900, Boeing 737–800, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 787-9, Irkut MS-21 and Sukhoi Superjet 100-95.
Aeroflot facilitates its passengers to book a flight of their convenience referring to the seat map available. The priority seat selection privilege is available to Elite Plus Card holders on SkyTeam partner flights and Gold Aeroflot Bonus Card holders on Aeroflot flights for long-haul flights operated by SkyTeam partners. Even the Gold level Aeroflot card members can enjoy an enhanced comfort seat with increased seat pitch in economy class cabins.
Aeroflot smoothes check-in process by allowing you to do it either online or on mobile or at the airport. Online Check-in starts 24 hours prior the departure and closes 45 minutes before departure.