Aeroflot launches Boeing 737-800 direct, regularly scheduled flights from Saint Petersburg to Istanbul and Antalya. According to the following schedule, flights to Istanbul will start on December 16 and those to Antalya will start on December 17. (all times local)
Aeroflot’s winter schedule now includes the new locations, allowing residents of Saint Petersburg to bypass Moscow and travel directly to Turkey. The website of Aeroflot has the most recent schedule.
Aeroflot is Russia’s largest airline. Aeroflot Group also includes Rossiya Airlines and Pobeda Airlines. Aeroflot Group is the leader in the Russian commercial aviation with a 39.1% share of the Russian air transportation market in 2021. In 2021, Aeroflot carried 21.4 million passengers (45.8 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
Aeroflot is one of the world’s oldest airlines. Established 99 years ago it is one of the most recognizable Russian brands.
Aeroflot extensively contributes to supporting Russian aircraft manufacturing as the launch customer and biggest purchaser of domestically-produced mainline passenger aircraft. By 2030, Aeroflot Group is set to acquire 339 locally-made airliners.
Aeroflot is constantly expanding the Russian domestic route network, and operates flights between Russian regions bypassing Moscow. It develops socially important air transportation projects, implements its own flat fare programme on flights to the Russian Far East, Kaliningrad, and Simferopol.