S7 Airlines became the leader among Russian airlines in the Forbes rating


S7 Airlines became the leader among Russian airlines in the Forbes rating

S7 Airlines has become the leader in the rating of airlines compiled by the authoritative Forbes edition.

The Forbes rating assesses Russian airlines in terms of price to quality ratio. The basis of assessment of the service was the results of the findings made by the Aviaport industry agency, which experts as a mystery passengers checked the service level of the airlines at all stages, from buying a ticket to exiting the aircraft. The punctuality of flights was also an important component of the service level.

The airlines pricing was examined separately, by comparing flight costs from different airlines on the same routes. In the end, the airline was ranked by the sum of two points, quality, and price. S7 Airlines received the highest total score, 72, taking the first place in the rating among Russian airlines.

Flight punctuality is one of the S7 Airlines priorities. At the end of 2016, the airline took the fourth place in Europe in the FlightStats, international rating of the punctuality of air carriers, showing the best result among Russian airlines. The airline is constantly being recognized as the most punctual in Domodedovo hub airport. The data of the Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya) confirms that S7 Airlines allowed the fewest delays in 2016 among all Russian airlines.

S7 Airlines is constantly updating its air fleet, one of the youngest and most modern in the Russian market. In 2017, the airline will become the first Russian operator of a new modern Airbus A320neo aircraft.

The airline regularly confirms the status of the most technologically advanced airline, receiving industry awards for the development of digital services. The airline one of the first on the market implements the most modern digital solutions, offering its passengers services that help save time at the airport, so they can register to their flights themselves, choose the comfortable seats on board, order necessary services through the website of the airline or an app for iPhone and Android.

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.