Aeroflot, Russia’s leading airline, is celebrating its one year anniversary as the “Official Carrier of Manchester United Football Club.” In a campaign planned and booked with JCDecaux Airport, the airline is marking this milestone with an augmented reality experience at Heathrow Airport.
The airline’s presence at Heathrow allows fans and passengers to learn more about Aeroflot’s partnership with Manchester United, as well as giving them the opportunity to win a range of exclusive prizes ranging from Business Class flights and limited edition club memorabilia.
To kick off the anniversary celebration, Bryan Robson, Manchester United legend and Global Ambassador, was in attendance to meet fans, award prizes and talk about the partnership between the two brands.
Bryan Robson, Manchester United Football Club Global Ambassador, said:  “It has been a real thrill meeting fans and passengers with Aeroflot. And to mark the anniversary of Manchester United’s global partnership with the airline. With club having played across the globe over the past 12 months, Aeroflot’s strategic advice on travel arrangements has been invaluable to the club.”
Dmitry  Preobrazhensky , Aeroflot General Manager, UK and Ireland, said:  “Aeroflot has enjoyed a vastly rewarding first year in our global partnership with Manchester United. Our partnership is built on our shared values of teamwork, quality focus, pride in heritage and forward-looking mentality.
“The partnership has helped us engage fans and passengers to find out more about Aeroflot’s global offering, provision of shortest route between Europe and Asia and market-leading business class service.”