Aeroflot and Air France are to sign an agreement today on Aeroflot's joining the SkyTeam Airline Alliance. Aeroflot head Valery Okulov, Air France CEO Jean-Cyril Spinetta and KLM CEO Leo van Wijk will take part in the ceremony.
As reported earlier, SkyTeam confirmed at the end of 2003 its decision to admit Aeroflot into the alliance. SkyTeam members believe that Aeroflot, which makes flights to 108 destinations in 54 countries, may become a member of the alliance.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18