S7 Airlines has increased its passenger traffic by 4.2%


S7 Airlines has increased its passenger traffic by 4.2%

The S7 Group airlines1 have reviewed the results of their operating activities for September 2017. Over the past month, the airlines have carried 1,403,602 passengers, which is 4.2% more than in September 2016.

S7 Airlines have carried 998,187 passengers on domestic flights, which is 3.2% than in September 2016. International destinations have seen higher growth, which amounted to 6.8%. Over the past month, 405,415 passengers have chosen international flights of S7 Airlines.

“In September, S7 Airlines demonstrated steady growth both on international and domestic destinations. New flights operated on comfortable Embraer 170 expand our regional route network, which is still an important direction for the development of the airline. Since the beginning of the year, we have launched about 15 new scheduled flights from Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg and Moscow,” notes Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group Commerce Director.

In September, the second modern Airbus A320neo joined the S7 Airlines air fleet. The first results of the operation of the aircraft confirm its high efficiency: depending on the route, the fuel consumption is reduced up to 20%. Passengers can appreciate the level of comfort of the new aircraft on S7 Airlines flights from Novosibirsk to the cities of Russia and Southeast Asia.

The constant renewal of the airline’s air fleet with the latest developments of the world’s leading manufacturers was given a special mention by the panel of experts of the Safety Leaders Award. S7 Airlines has become “The Best Company of the Year” in “Transportation Safety: Flight Safety” category.

In September, the passenger turnover increased by 7.5% and amounted to 3,010,914 thousand passenger-kilometres, the cargo turnover increased by 6.9% and amounted to 282,109 thousand tonne-kilometres.

In September, S7 Airlines once again proved its leadership as the most punctual airline according to the punctuality rating of Moscow Domodedovo Airport, having carried out the largest number of flights on time.

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 (“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.

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.

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

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.

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 2016 Group member airlines carried more than 13.1 million passengers.

1 Siberia and Globus airlines operating flights under the unified S7 Airlines brand.