Aeroflot Says August Passenger Turnover Increases 19% to Record

Sept. 25 (Bloomberg) -- OAO Aeroflot, Russia’s largest airline, said passenger turnover in August advanced 19 percent from the same month last year to a record 5,201 million passenger-kilometers.

Total passenger traffic jumped 25 percent in the period to to record 1.84 million passengers, the state-run company said on its website.

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