Press Releases


Fleet Update

During 9M 2015, Aeroflot airline added six Boeing 737-800s, four SSJ100s and three Boeing 777-300ERs.

Moscow, 30 October 2015

SkyTeam Cargo Celebrates 15th Anniversary

AMSTERDAM, September 28, 2015 – SkyTeam Cargo, the world’s only global airline cargo alliance, is celebrating 15 years since it was founded in Washington D.C. in 2000.

AMSTERDAM, September 28, 2015

SkyTeam Cargo upgrades tracking tool

The SkyTeam Cargo alliance, which consists of 12 different carriers, has launched an upgraded version of its online track and trace tool whereby customers can track their shipments across the combined network by entering the airway bill number on the website's home page

Strengthened cooperation between Air France and China Southern with the signing of a joint venture agreement

Pierre-Henri Gourgeon, CEO of the AIR FRANCE KLM Group and Tan Wan Geng, President and Chief Executive Officer of China Southern, signed a joint venture agreement at Paris-Charles de Gaulle which will come into effect on 1 November 2015 and which is based on sharing revenues on the Paris-Guangzhou route.

China Eastern and Delta solidify strategic partnership

SHANGHAI and ATLANTA, July 27, 2015 – China Eastern Airlines and Delta Air Lines today signed an agreement to expand their partnership and better connect Delta’s global network with China Eastern, one of the leading airlines in China. The agreement will include a $450 million investment by Delta to acquire a 3.55 percent stake in China Eastern.

SHANGHAI and ATLANTA, July 27, 2015

Skytrax Names Aeroflot Best Airline In Eastern Europe For The Fourth Time

16 June 2015, Paris. — JSC Aeroflot (Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) has for the fourth time been named Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2015.

16 June 2015, Paris

SkyTeam Alliance Announces Change of Leadership

AMSTERDAM, June 11th 2015 - SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has announced the intended retirement of Chairman Leo van Wijk, with effect from the November 2015 Governing Board meeting. Mr. Van Wijk has been the Chairman of the alliance since June 2007 and will be succeeded by current SkyTeam Chief Executive Officer, Michael Wisbrun.

AMSTERDAM, June 11th 2015

Visit us at Air Cargo Europe 2015!

May 05 - 08 SkyTeam Cargo will once again be present during the Air Cargo Europe 7th Exhibition and Conference held in Munich, Germany.

May 05 - 08

Korean Air Cargo Wins “Air Cargo Excellence” Award

Korean Air Cargo Wins “Air Cargo Excellence” Award Shanghai, March 23th 2015 - Continuing its last year’s win, Korean Air became the Gold winner in Air Cargo Excellence Award held in conjunction with IATA’s World Cargo Symposium at Pudong Shangri-La Shanghai hotel on March 10.

March 23th 2015