Aeroflot has created a subsidiary named Taiga Airline, which was created by merging two Russian Far Eastern airlines, Vladivostok Avia and SAT Airlines. The corporate structure and flight network have been approved. Aeroflot CEO Vitaly Saveliev said the new carrier will be a co-ownership with regional governments, but Aeroflot will be the majority shareholder. At the end of August, Aeroflot signed an agreement with Sakhalin regional authorities to purchase 49% of the new carrier. It ...

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