Announces Partnership With Aeroflot
Best Western International Announces Partnership With Aeroflot
March 24, 2015, Moscow – Aeroflot.com and Best Western International, THE WORLD’S BIGGEST HOTEL FAMILY®, announce partnership within their customer loyalty programs. Now Aeroflot Bonus Program members can get 500 miles for each stay at Best Western hotels worldwide.
“We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Aeroflot – the largest Russian carrier,” said Best Western Rewards Managing Director Glen MacDonell. “Members of the Aeroflot Bonus program can now tap into Best Western’s strong global presence of more than 4,000 hotels worldwide to earn rewards faster.”
Best Western Rewards was recently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top hotel loyalty programs. Offering the lowest redemption thresholds for awards, the Best Western Rewards program has continued to be one of the industry’s most generous rewards programs for more than 25 years. With more than 4,000* locations in 100* countries, Best Western makes it easy for members to earn points that can be redeemed for global free room nights with no blackout dates, the Best Western Travel Card®, dining, shopping and entertainment gift cards, gas cards, airline/partner rewards and more.
The Aeroflot Bonus Program is the largest frequent flyer loyalty program in Russia and CIS countries. Currently the program has over 4.5 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 premium ticket, upgrade or exchange for the numerous awards of the program partners.
To earn miles, Aeroflot Bonus members must become a Best Western Rewards® member, select miles as earning preference and enter an Aeroflot Bonus number in the account profile on Best Western. Miles can be credited only to one Aeroflot Bonus member.
For detailed information please visit www.bestwesternrewards.com.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2014 Aeroflot carried 23.6 million passengers (34.7 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries) a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 150 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. 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. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. Find more at www.aeroflot.com.
ABOUT BEST WESTERN INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of 4,000+* hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western offers six hotel products to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: BEST WESTERN®, BEST WESTERN PLUS®, BEST WESTERN PREMIER®, BEST WESTERN PLUS EXECUTIVE RESIDENCYSM, VîbsSM and BW Premier CollectionSM. Now celebrating 69 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 22 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand’s partnerships with AAA/CAA, Minor League Baseball, and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Best Western continues to set industry records and accolades, including Business Travel News top chain award for both BEST WESTERN and BEST WESTERN PLUS, three consecutive Compuware Best of the Web gold awards and six consecutive AAA/CAA Hotel Partner of the Year awards. Forty percent of Best Western-branded hotels worldwide won TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awards for customer satisfaction.
For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.bestwestern.com.
*Numbers are approximate and may fluctuate.