Skytrax ranks Aeroflot a 4-star airline

Aeroflot – Russian Airlines has been awarded an official four-star quality and service ranking from the leading independent authority on airline quality, Skytrax, the company said.

Skytrax´s rating comes as the result of an independent audit examining areas of the airline´s product and service offering, both on the ground and in the air.

Aeroflot traces its history back to 1923. It was the Soviet national airline and transformed into a semi-privatised company following the dissolution of the USSR. It is 51 percent owned by the Russian government, and totals more than 30,000 employees in its ranks.