Aeroflot Group to acquire 600 new aircraft.
Russia’s flagship carrier, Aeroflot has revealed its new updated strategy which is aiming to carry up to 130 million passengers by 2028. The Group’s fleet is expected to reach 600 aircraft, of which 235 will be Russian-built.
“The strategy through 2028 is called 30/30, as it calls for an increase in passenger traffic by 30 million, and a decrease in the average fares for economy-class passengers in Russia by 30%,” said Vitaly Saveliev, CEO of Aeroflot.
The CEO statement states that Aeroflot will concentrate on long-haul services. Pobeda will focus on budget travel, keeping a goal to carry 55-65 million passengers in 2028. Rossiya airline will focus on the Russian domestic market.