S7 Airlines commences operation of long haul Boeing 767-300ER aircrafts


The Boeing 767-300ER aircraft has spacious layout design, cabin width is 4.7 m. The economy class cabin has 222 seats with two-three-two arrangement and the distance between rows being 81 cm. The business class cabin has 18 seats arranged in three rows: two seats in each row at a distance of 114 cm from each other. Such an arrangement makes the passenger feel maximum comfort during long distance flights.

During long duration flights S7 Airlines passengers will be offered hot food twice, drinks and travel sets.

Starting middle October of this year the aircraft will begin regular flights on the routes Moscow — Novosibirsk and Moscow — Erevan. Hereafter Boeing 767-300ER aircraft will replace Airbus A310 on the long distance routes to South-East Asia (Moscow-Bangkok) and on the internal routes to the Far East (Moscow — Vladivostok). Tickets for these flights can be purchased on our website and at sales offices.

Craig Jones, Vice President Sales for Russia and CIS “Boeing Civil Aircrafts” congratulated S7 Airlines on enlistment into the world club of companies, operating Boeing 767-300ER aircrafts, and noted that “This is an aircraft that has proved its high reliability, unprecedented economy and high level of comfort for passengers. The flying range of this aircraft, its fuel efficiency and passenger seating capacity will help in further increasing the profits of S7 Airlines.”

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Boeing 767-300ERis a long haul aircraft. The aircraft combines high fuel efficiency, low noise level and modern electronic systems, including digital flight control system.

Boeing 767-300ER aircraft performance: aircraft length — 54.9 m, cruising speed — 850 km/h, maximum flight distance — 11,390 km.

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

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.