Quiz – Aeroflot and S7 Airlines

Ten questions about Aeroflot and S7, two Russian airlines, and their hubs, slogans, fleet, networks, history, etc.

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  1. Which Moscow airport is Aeroflot’s current hub?
    A. Domodedovo
    B. Sheremetyevo
    C. Vnukovo
    D. Bykovo
  2. What is Aeroflot’s slogan as of 2010?
    A. “Fly on Aeroflot planes”
    B. “From Russia with love”
    C. “Aeroflot gets there first”
    D. “Sincerely Yours, Aeroflot”
  3. Under what name was S7 Airlines previously known?
    A. Pulkovo
    B. Sibir
    C. Rossiya
    D. Dalavia
  4. What was the first Western-built aircraft to be acquired by Aeroflot in 1992?
    A. Airbus A310
    B. Boeing 767
    C. McDonnell Douglas DC-10
    D. McDonnell Douglas MD-11
  5. As of 2010, S7 flies a fleet made entirely made of Western aircraft. When did S7 Airlines last fly a Russian-built airliner?
    A. 1996
    B. 2000
    C. 2004
    D. 2008
  6. Between 1977 and 1978, Aeroflot operated regular scheduled supersonic services from Moscow with the Tupolev Tu-144. What was the destination?
    A. Kiev (Kyiv)
    B. Leningrad (St. Petersburg)
    C. Alma-Ata (Almaty)
    D. Tashkent
  7. True or false: Aeroflot was the first airline in the world to operate regular jet service with the Tupolev Tu-104.
    A. True
    B. False
  8. Aeroflot was prohibited from flying to the United States between 1983 and 1990. This was a sanction by the Reagan administration in response to what Soviet action?
    A. Invasion of Afghanistan
    B. Boycott of Los Angeles 1984 Olympics
    C. Downing of a Korean Air Lines jet
    D. Naming of Yuri Andropov as Soviet leader
  9. As of 2010, which country is NOT part of S7 Airlines’ scheduled destinations?
    A. Turkey
    B. China
    C. Germany
    D. Israel
  10. Which alliance will S7 Airlines join in 2010?
    A. oneworld
    B. SkyTeam
    C. Star Alliance

You will find the answers on this handy answer sheet: Quiz – Aeroflot and S7 Airlines

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