Aeroflot cut ties to Aeroflot Nord yesterday following Sunday's fatal crash of a 737-500 operated by the regional affiliate, saying that Nord no longer will operate flights under its code nor be allowed to use its name. "A decision has been taken to completely sever cooperation with Aeroflot Nord," SU CEO Valery Okulov said at a Moscow news conference. "We have paid too big a price for providing our logo to the company." Aeroflot owns a 51% stake in Nord and described the carrier as a ...

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