S7 Airlines Wins Sales Business Awards 2008 Prize


The tourism holding company S7 Tour was nominated at the Sales Business Awards 2008 for the award in the tourism category.

The Sales Business Award is an acknowledgement of the company’s success not only by consumers, but the business community as well. The jury consists of the market participants themselves choosing the best companies from among their colleagues and competitors. More than 1000 companies of the Russian consumer market took part in this year’s voting.

The Sales Business Awards are organized by Sales Business, a business magazine about the consumer market. The purpose of the prize is to identify the best-performing Russian businesses of the year.

S7 Airlines (the OAO Sibir Airlines brand) is the largest airline on Russia’s domestic routes and one of the top 50 airlines in the world in this segment.

In 2007 the company received an official notification from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) about the airline’s certification in that organization, becoming the second carrier in Russia to successfully pass the IATA Operational Safety Audit . In October 2008 the certificate was successfully extended to 2010.

S7 Airlines is one of Russia’s most stable airlines, incorporating the latest achievements of the world industry in the servicing of passengers and actively expanding its service. S7 Airlines won the annual national “People’s Brand / Brand No. 1 in Russia” prize in 2007.