Moscow, 20 July 2016: Aeroflot and Jumeirah Group have announced a partnership offering members of the Aeroflot Bonus loyalty program the chance to earn 1 mile per 1 US dollar spent at Jumeirah’s 22 hotels and resorts around the world.
Jumeirah is also offering 5,000 miles to Aeroflot Bonus Members who stay at any Jumeirah hotel for 15 nights or more a year. The points are based on eligible rates on consecutive nights or a cumulative number of stays.
Alison Broadhead, Chief Commercial Officer, Jumeirah Group, said: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with Aeroflot – Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. Jumeirah’s hotels and resorts in Dubai and other countries such as London, the Maldives and Mallorca, have always been popular with Russian visitors and this partnership provides significant potential for Jumeirah Group to reach affluent Russian travellers - the country is one of our top source markets.”
Jumeirah’s hotels and resorts are regarded as among the most luxurious and innovative in the world. The Dubai-born brand has played an integral role in driving the popularity of the city as a global destination for international travellers and holiday-makers. Jumeirah’s current portfolio includes 22 hotels, resorts and residences across Europe, Middle East and Asia including 10 in the Middle East region. There is a robust and growing pipeline of new openings including properties in Oman, Jordan and Abu Dhabi. The first to open will be Jumeirah Al Naseem, the 430-room luxury hotel that forms the final part of Madinat Jumeirah. Reservations are now open for stays after 1 December 2016.
The Aeroflot Bonus Program is the largest frequent flyer loyalty program in Russia and CIS countries. Currently the program has more than 5 million members. Members of the program earn miles for the flights with Aeroflot Group and companies of SkyTeam Alliance. The number of miles depends on the rate and the distance of the flight. Miles can be spent on the award ticket, upgrade or exchange for the numerous awards of the program partners.
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Aeroflot is Russia’s leading flagship carrier and member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,057 destinations in 179 countries worldwide. In 2015 Aeroflot carried 26.1 million passengers (39.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
In 2016 Aeroflot has been awarded an official four-star quality and service ranking from the leading independent authority on airline quality, Skytrax.
In 2015 Aeroflot and to have been ranked among TOP-10 airlines with Best Airline Cuisine by readers of Global Traveler magazine and have been ranked among TOP-10 airlines with Best Airline Cuisine by readers of Global Traveler magazine>
Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 171 aircrafts. Airline base of Aeroflot is International Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow.
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. 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.
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Group Brand Communications
Director of Brand Communications
PO Box 73137, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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