S7 Airlines and SriLankan launch codeshare flights


S7 Airlines and SriLankan launch codeshare flights

S7 Airlines and SriLankan Airlines, members of the oneworld® global aviation alliance, have concluded a codeshare agreement providing for flights to popular tourist destinations in Asia.

Beginning from 15 May 2014 the airlines will perform codeshare flights from Moscow to the capital of Sri-Lanka — Colombo — and to Bangkok with a convenient connection at the Colombo airport (Thailand). The flights will be made on the Airbus A320 modern aircraft of SriLankan Airlines.

Thanks to the agreement passengers of SriLankan, in their turn, are now able to travel from Colombo to six Russian cities — Saint-Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Chelyabinsk and Volgograd.

SriLankan joined the oneworld® global aviation alliance on 1 May 2014. Members of the S7 Priority programme can earn status and award miles travelling on flights of SriLankan Airlines as well as have bonus tickets issued for them. From the 15th of May until the 1st of July, 2014 you can get twice the usual amount of bonus miles by registering for the Double Miles event at www.s7.ru

Air tickets can be purchased at www.s7.ru, the S7 mobile website m.s7.ru, through the iPhone app and at any S7 sales office. You can also learn accurate flight information, book and buy tickets by calling our Contact Centre at  (free for Russia).

S7 Airlines (“Siberia” airlines brand, s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has a wide internal route network, created on the basis of air transport hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines also performs regular flights to countries of the Commonwealth of  Independent States (CIS), Europe, the Near East, Southeast Asia and countries of the Asia-Pacific region.

In 2007 the company received an official IATA certificate as an IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operator, becoming the second air carrier in Russia to have successfully passed the full international audit procedure for compliance with operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines is one of the most reliable airlines of Russia, it implements latest achievements of the world's industry in passenger services and develops its own services dynamically.

Today S7 Airlines has the newest and one of the most modern aircraft fleets on the Russian air transportation market. All flights of the airline are performed by the aircraft of the world’s leading manufacturers.

S7 Airlines is in top 100 of the best airlines of the world and ranks third in the Eastern Europe, as indicated by the authoritative international rating Skytrax.

S7 Airlines is among the top 5 of the most reputable Russian companies of 2017 and ranks the fourth among the most desirable Russian employers.

S7 Airlines is a Safety Leaders Award winner in “Transportation Safety: Flight Safety” category.

S7 Airlines was a multiple winner of the Wings of Russia National Aviation Awards in different categories.

S7 Airlines was a multiple winner of the Cannes Lions advertising festival awards for implemented projects, and My Planet National Awards for discoveries in travel sphere.

S7 Airlines won “Best Russian Airline” at 2015 National Geographic Traveler Awards.

At the end of 2016, S7 Airlines became the winner of Skyway Service Award aviation award in three categories: the best airline in category “Economy Class, Domestic Scheduled Services”, “Best Loyalty Program” and “Best Online Customer Services”.

The airline is a member of the S7 Group of companies. In 2017 Group member airlines carried more than 14.2 million passengers.