May 01, 1997

Travel Notes



New Aeroflot Chief

President Boris Yeltsin recently appointed his son-in-law, Valery Okulov, to be acting director of the national Aeroflot carrier. Okulov, 44, husband of Yeltsin’s eldest daughter Yelena, was previously first deputy to the outgoing chief of Aeroflot, and was in charge of the carrier’s Operations Manage-ment and Organization department. Okulov will remain acting director until Aeroflot’s board of directors appoints a new head at the next board meeting.

 


Digital Subscription Required

Get unlimited digital access for just $2 a month.

Don't have an account? signup

About Us

Russian Life is a 29-year-young, award-winning publishing house that creates a bimonthly magazine, books, maps, and other products for Russophiles the world over.

Latest Posts


Our Contacts

Russian Life
PO Box 567
Montpelier VT 05601-0567

800-639-4301
802-223-4955