Andreas Johansson:

> On the subject of aeroflot, how common internationally is the joke
> that Aeroflot
> is the only airliner with more crashes than take-offs?*

I flew on Aeroflot once, a hellish hop from Moscow to St. Petersburg,
cringing the while from the earsplitting engine whine outside my

The pilots did have a celebratory toast after take-off, though, which
was pretty cool.