Event for veterans of the Great Patriotic War


S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, traditionally holds an event for veterans of the Great Patriotic War on the eve of the Victory Day. 

Sale of reduced fare tickets starts today. During the event the airline will give veterans1 an opportunity to take S7 Airlines regular flights within Russia and the CIS on special terms from 5 to 12 May 2016. 

For a one-way flight within Russia the fare is 100 roubles, for a round-trip flight the fare is 200 roubles. For a one-way flight between Russia and the CIS the fare is 2 Euro, for a round-trip flight the fare is 4 Euro. In case of purchase of air tickets at special fare fuel surcharge is not levied. 

«S7 Airlines annually holds an event on the eve of the Victory Day. For us it is an opportunity to congratulate veterans. People always want to spend holidays with relatives and friends. We are glad to offer to veterans an additional opportunity to meet with their relatives and friends, and visit memorable places. We pay obeisance to veterans of the Great Patriotic War, and we will try to do everything possible to make holiday flights comfortable and memorable», Vladimir Objedkov, S7 Airlines General Director, noted. 

Air tickets are available at S7 Airlines own ticket offices or at offices of authorized ticket sales agents from 8 April till 12 May 2016. To get special fare tickets passengers should present documents confirming the status of a veteran of the Great Patriotic War2 and passport of citizen of the Russian Federation, and foreign citizens should present documents confirming residence permit on the territory of the Russian Federation. 

You can get detailed information on the event terms and conditions by calling the S7 Airlines Contact Centre on 8-800-200-000-7 (free within Russia) or at the airline own ticket offices.

S7 Airlines (a brand of Sibir Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has a wide network of domestic routes, with their home base at the air transportation hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines operates regular flights to the CIS countries, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Asia-Pacific region.

In 2007, the airline was formally notified by IATA about being accepted to the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operators list and became the second air carrier in Russia to successfully pass the entire international audit procedure for compliance with operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines leverages the global aviation industry’s latest developments in customer service and is actively growing its offerings.

Currently, S7 Airlines has the most modern fleet of aircraft in the Russian air transportation market. All the flights of the airline are operated on aircraft of the world’s leading manufacturers — Airbus, Boeing, Embraer.

S7 Airlines is included in the list of the TOP-100 best airlines in the world and ranks third in Eastern Europe according to the reputable international rating Skytrax.

As of year-end 2018, S7 Airlines became the most punctual Russian airline, ranking sixth in OAG Punctuality League 2019, the European airline punctuality rating.

In 2017, S7 Airlines became the recipient of the Skyway Service Award in two nominations: the best airline in the “Economy Class, Domestic Regular Transportation” category and the “Best Online Service for Customers” category. S7 Airlines is also the recipient of the Safety Leaders Award in the “Transport Safety: Flight Safety” nomination.

S7 Airlines has been repeatedly awarded the Cannes Lions advertising festival prize for its projects, and has received “My Planet” national award for its innovations in the field of travel.

The airline is a member of the S7 Group of companies. In 2018, the airline group carried more than 15.9 million passengers.

1 Veterans and invalids of the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945, born before 1940 inclusive (hereinafter referred to as the «Event Participants»), who fall under categories specified in par. 1 cl. 1 art. 2 and art. 4 of the Federal Law «On veterans» (Annex 1), and who are citizens of the Russian Federation or other countries. 

2 Standard Certificate of a veteran of the Great Patriotic War with an indication of articles 14, 15 or 17.