S7 Airlines — four years in oneworld alliance


S7 Airlines — four years in oneworld alliance

In November S7 Airlines celebrates its four-year anniversary of being part of global airline alliance oneworld. On the 15th of November 2010, S7 Airlines became full member of the alliance and partner of the world’s leading airlines.

Nowadays the alliance comprises 15 world’s leading airlines — airberlin, American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Finnair, Iberia, Japan Airlines, LAN, TAM, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SriLankan Airlines are partners of S7 Airlines.

S7 Airlines Passengers can get with comfort to practically any destination in the world at best fares offered together by alliance member airlines. Global route map of oneworld includes over 1000 cities in 150 countries. Passengers have an opportunity to go round the world by choosing convenient flights and cities for stops due to good round-the-world fares of Global Explorer alliance.

During this period, S7 Airlines concluded codeshare agreements with ten alliance members. Over 120 codeshare flights are performed daily operated by other oneworld airlines.

Frequent flyers of S7 Airlines appreciated the advantages of the alliance. S7 Priority program members can earn miles on flights of S7 Airlines and its partners, as well as get award tickets on any flights of oneworld member airlines.

During four years, S7 Priority members spent 233,727,500 miles for awards tickets on oneworld airlines flights.

Vice-President of oneworld alliance Michael Blunt said: “oneworld aims to be the first choice alliance for international frequent flyers. The alliance brings together the leading airlines to offer to its customers the services of the highest quality and really global route map. Before joining the alliance, each airline is subjected to a full audit of all areas of its activities — from safety level to service standards. S7 Airlines fully complies with the alliance requirements, that is why we were glad to welcome the airline in oneworld in 2010 and are delighted with our lasting partnership. S7 Airlines considerably expanded the alliance route map in Russia and CIS enabling us to connect these regions to almost thousand cities all over the world.”

“Working within the alliance enables us to interact with the leading airlines in a more efficient way. We can offer to our passengers flights to almost any destination in the world providing the high service standards even at those airports that are not serviced by S7 Airlines. In addition to this, the passengers in other country can contact S7 Airlines contact center and receive an advice in Russian. Moreover, we offer advantageous fares on our partners’ flights, and this makes travels with oneworld airlines particularly attractive,” — Deputy General Director of S7 Group Anton Eremin said.

Air tickets can be purchased at www.s7.ru, the S7 mobile website m.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  (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.