S7 Airlines Delivers Humanitarian Assistance to Victims of Georgia-South Ossetia Conflict


The humanitarian assistance was sent by the the Public Health Department of Novosibirsk Region. The entire list of medicines and other supplies was first cleared with the Public Health Ministry of the Republic of Northern Ossetia-Alania.

More than 5,000 syringes, about 1,000 IV systems, first-aid preparations, highly-effective antibiotics, preparations for the treatment of various illnesses and other medical products will be sent to Vladikavkaz Hospital.

It was not the first cargo sent by Novosibirsk Region to victims of the Georgia-Ossetia conflict. Humanitarian assistance had already been provided by non-profit organizations, residents of Novosibirsk Region, business owners and government agencies.

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