New aircraft in the S7 Airlines fleet

31.05.2016

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, announces delivery of one more Airbus A321 aircraft to the airline fleet.

The airline received this aircraft on lease terms from SMBC Aviation Capital Limited leasing company. The new Airbus A321-211 will be stationed at the Moscow Domodedovo Airport. The first flight on this aircraft was performed on 26 May 2016 from Moscow to Tbilisi.

The liner is equipped with two CFM56-5B3/3 engines, and is designed to carry 198 passengers - eight business class seats and 190 economy class seats. In the near future the airline will add to its fleet one more Airbus A321 airliner with similar characteristics.

«Fleet modernization remains one of the priority goals of the airline. A320 family aircrafts form the basis of S7 Airlines fleet, they correspond to the airline’s route network requirements to the maximum extent and are characterized by high level of comfort. S7 Airlines fleet is one of the most modern and up-to-date in Russia. We implement latest solutions of producers — S7 Airlines became the first Russian customer to order A320neo family aircrafts, which will be delivered to the airline next year already», Igor Veretennikov, S7 Airlines Commerce Director, reminded.

With new Airbus A321 S7 Airlines flights are operated on 65 aircrafts – 20 Airbus A319, 19 Airbus A320, 5 Airbus A321, 2 Boeing 767 and 19 Boeing 737-800.  

Air tickets can be purchased at s7.ru, through the iPhone app or the Android app, and at any S7 sales office. You can also learn accurate flight information, book and buy tickets by calling our Contact Centre at 8 800 700-0707, (free for Russia).


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.


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