• Joe Breitfeller

Aeroflot to Launch Service to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic

Aeroflot will offer three weekly flights to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic from October 1st, 2021. The route will operate on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays and will be serviced with a state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900.


Aeroflot Airbus A350-900 - Courtesy Airbus

On Friday (September 10, 2021), Aeroflot announced the launch of three weekly flights to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic starting October 1st, 2021. The route will be operated with an Airbus A350-900 on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The A350-900 is the most advanced aircraft in the Aeroflot fleet and features a three-class 316-seat layout with 28 private Business Class suites, 24 Comfort Economy seats and 264 Economy Class seats. The Business Class suites feature two meter full-flat beds, a high level of privacy and personal space, as well as a 54 cm inflight entertainment screen. In addition to the latest generation inflight entertainment system, the aircraft features HD IFE screens and Wi-Fi connectivity.


Punta Cana offers white sand beaches, a crystal clear turquoise sea and stunning landscapes. Visitors will also enjoy numerous outdoor activities including diving excursions where they can experience coral reefs, caves and shipwrecks. The Dominican Republic offers a rich culture that blends the traditions of the native Taino Indians with Spanish Conquistadors, as well as African and European influences. Tourists will further enjoy museums, carnivals, Caribbean music, dancing and a rich culinary tradition.


Aeroflot is the flag carrier of Russia and a proud member of the global SkyTeam® alliance. During 2020, Aeroflot carried 14.6 million guests and when the Aeroflot Group subsidiaries are included, the total rises to 30.2 million passengers. The airline holds a 4-Star rating from Skytrax World Airline Awards and has been awarded a five-star global airline rating by APEX. According to Cirium’s On-Time Performance Review, Aeroflot was the world’s most on-time mainline airline for 2019. The carrier has also received a five-star rating from OAG for flight punctuality. In 2021, Brand Finance, a leading brand strategy consultancy, declared Aeroflot the strongest brand in Russia, as well as the “world’s strongest airline brand.” According to Bain and Company research, Aeroflot ranks fourth in the airline industry for digitalization.



Source: Aeroflot