Aeroflot Russian Airlines carried out successful e-ticket trials on its Moscow-Los Angeles and Moscow-Delhi routes. The tests demonstrated that from a technical perspective, Aeroflot is ready to introduce e-tickets and can comply with IATA's timetable for 100% transition to e-tickets in 2007. However, the carrier said "a practical introduction of this technology. . .is impeded by absence of regulatory and legal framework on electronic tickets circulation in Russia."

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