Second Boeing 737-800 Next Generation got Aeroflot.


Second Boeing 737-800 Next Generation got Aeroflot.

November 1 largest Russian airline "Aeroflot" has received a second Boeing 737-800 Next Generation from manufacturer Boeing. The ship decided to call in honor of the great artist - Boris Mikhailovich Kustodiev.

The aircraft was purchased under a leasing transaction with Avia Capital Leasing Limited. By the end of 2013, Aeroflot plans to replenish its fleet with another Boeing of the same type. The ship was made in a two-class configuration: 138 economy class seats and 20 business class seats. The entire business class is equipped with new monitors for watching movies. In the future, the whole ship is planned to be equipped with a Wi-Fi system, through which passengers will use entertainment systems through personal gadgets.

All aircraft are equipped with engines CFM56-7V26 and are designed for maximum range equal to 4500 km.

Why "aeroflot" needed "Boeing 737-800 Next
Generation. "The aircraft is not" the highest grade. "Machines of this level of this class, in Russia are produced their own. Is it more reliable or cheaper.