Aeroflot posted a $69.3 million profit in the first quarter under IFRS, more than double the $32.2 million earned in the year-ago quarter, Russia's AK&M reported. Revenue rose 37% to $662.8 million and costs were up 21% to $52.8 million, lifting operating profit to $110 million from $24.4 million in the first three months of 2006.

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