MOSCOW, 5 March – RIA Novosti. Aeroflot has been increasing its fuel surcharge for flights within Russia by 10% since March 10, the company told RIA Novosti.
“The fuel surcharge for domestic flights of Aeroflot and flights of subsidiary airlines operated under the SU code will be increased by 10% from March 10, 2021; for economy class fares, the increase will be 150 rubles per segment,” the source said.
“From May 2020 to January 2021, the average price of fuel in the structure of the airline's expenses on domestic flights increased by 40%. This is a floating fee, it is a measure to partially offset the cost of fuel and lubricants. Earlier, in the spring of 20, it was significantly reduced,” he added.