MOSCOW, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Aeroflot announces it has won the prestigious Randstad Award for "Best Employer in Transport and Logistics" in Russia.
Aeroflot is a leading employer in the Russian transport and logistics sector, with over 18,000 employees in the country and abroad. In addition to offering competitive compensation packages, the airline's employees enjoy significant benefits packages, in line with the Company's commitment to sustainable employment practices.
In addition to the Randstad Award, Aeroflot was also recently rated as one of the top 10 potential employers by Russian university graduates by Future Today.
Aeroflot is Russia's flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2014 Aeroflot carried 23.6 million passengers (34.7 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 155 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The Company's European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers. It is the first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013. Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. Find more at http://www.aeroflot.com .