Aeroflot was founded in 1923 by the Russian Government. It is the national flag bearer of Russia. It is one of the airlines with the highest volume in the world in terms of the annual number of passengers it carries. It is the largest airline company in Russia and is also among the oldest airlines in the world. Aeroflot airlines has 255 aircraft. This fleet includes 19 B777, 47 B737, 22 A330, 36 A321, 80 A320, 50 SSJ-100. The airline flies to more than 130 destinations around the world with its solid infrastructure and developing technology. In December 2011, it became part of the Skyteam group and signed codeshare agreements with many companies. These airlines include Air Baltic, Alitalia, Bulgaria Air, Estonian Airlines, Korean Air and Air France. Aeroflot operates its flights from Istanbul Airport.
Aeroflot Check-In Procedures
Passengers using Aeroflot must be at the airport and check-in 60 minutes before their flight at the latest. Free online check-in is available on the Aeroflot website and mobile application. The check-in process, which starts 24 hours before the departure time, can be carried out until the last 45 minutes before departure.
Aeroflot Baggage Allowance and Pricing
The free baggage allowance at Aeroflot varies according to the ticket class. There is a 23 kg baggage allowance for economy class passengers and 32 kg for upper class passengers. The upper limit for hand luggage is 10 kg in economy class and 15 kg in business class. For extra baggage up to 23 kg, you have to pay a fee of 50-150 € at the internet and airport counter. Discounted price applies to online purchases. Extra baggage fee increases depending on destination country and baggage size.
Aeroflot Seat Selection
On Aeroflot flights, the selection of seats that do not have special inscriptions can be made manually, free of charge, on the website. Seats at emergency exits are not included in the selection.
Aeroflot Ticketing Fee
There is no ticketing service fee on Aeroflot flights.
Aeroflot Food, Beverage and Catering
Meals, beverages and refreshments are free on Aeroflot flights. The presentation and variety increase according to the duration of the flight. On long-term flights, the frequency of service increases and refreshments are provided in accordance with the flight time.