The fleet of Aeroflot group will grow in 2016 by 30 ships and 290 aircraft


MOSCOW, November 27. The fleet of Aeroflot group will increase in 2016 by 30 ships and 290 aircraft. Such targets approved the Board of Directors of the company, informs a press-service “Aeroflot”.

“Overall, the fleet of aircraft in the Group should increase by more than 30 aircraft and to be of the order of 290 cars”, – stated in the message of the company.

In addition, to optimize the fleet of “Aeroflot” Board of Directors took the decision to approve the transaction for the sale of six aircraft Airbus A321-200 of the company AviaAM Leasing AB.

According to the Council, the Director of the production program, it is envisaged that in 2016 the group of “Aeroflot” will include a regional carrier under the brand “Russia”” formed on the basis of airline “Russia” and “Donavia” and “Orenburg airlines”, and the fleet coming from ceased the operational activity of airline “Transaero”.

The projected key performance indicators, including ridership, noted in a press – service.