Downturn Has Aeroflot Pulling Some Aircraft From Service

Aeroflot Group, Russia’s largest international airline, has been hit hard by the nation’s economic downturn. Now it has decided on drastic measures: downsizing and restructuring. The company announced plans to withdraw up to 43 aircraft from service that it operates under financial lease “in order...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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