Aeroflot launches NDC platform in cooperation with Aviasales

Aeroflot, Russia´s flag carrier, has announced the roll out of its assisted booking capacity in partnership with Aviasales, the company said.

It is the first time a Russian airline company has used NDC (New Distribution Capability). The distribution protocol provides with access to the airline´s inventory to the third parties like meta-services. Hence from now on it is possible to fill in passenger information and pay for tickets directly on

The mobile conversion rate (search to purchase) has doubled. Previously only 6.36% of travellers had completed reservation on the airlines´ website. The new Aviasales´ feature raised the conversion rate to 12.62%. is the first and the biggest Russian travel search engine which lets consumers find cheap flights and holiday accommodation.