Aeroflot takes delivery of a new Boeing 737-800

posted on 28th June 2018 by Justin Burns
Aeroflot takes delivery of a new Boeing 737-800

Russian carrier Aeroflot has taken delivery of a brand new Boeing 737-800 aircraft which it has named after Dmitry Hvorostovsky – a revered Russian opera singer.

Aeroflot’s Boeing 737-800 aircraft are equipped with aerodynamic wing-tips known as Sharklets. The aircraft has a two-class composition with 20 seats in business class and 138 seats in economy class.

Russia’s national carrier now serves 146 destinations in 52 countries and has a 236-strong fleet. In 2017, Aeroflot carried 32.8 million passengers (50.1 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).