S7 Airlines have increased passenger transportation by 15.6%
Airlines of the S71 group have summarized the results of their operations in October 2018. Over the course of the past month, the airlines have transported 1,387,013 passengers, an 15.6% increase from October 2017.
1,013,645 passengers used S7 Airlines flights within Russia, which is an 13.5% increase over October 2017. Growth on international flights was 21.7%. In October 2018, 373,368 passengers took the airlines’ international flights.
The passenger turnover for the month increased by 16.3% and reached 2,834,733 thousand pkm.
“The October results are in line with our expectations. Last month, three new liners with an increased flight range were added to the S7 Airlines fleet, which made it possible to offer flights to new and interesting destinations in Southeast Asia, as well as grow the capacity on a number of the most popular routes, ”said Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group Commercial Director.
At the end of October, S7 Airlines switched to the winter flight schedule, which will be effective until March 30, 2019 inclusive. During this period the airlines offer flights to 26 countries, which include new directions for S7: from Novosibirsk and Irkutsk to Cam Ranh (Vietnam), from Irkutsk to Phuket (Thailand).
In December, S7 Airlines will resume flights to popular destinations for active winter vacations in Europe: Turin, Innsbruck and Salzburg. For the first time, travelers from St. Petersburg who prefer a ski vacation on the slopes of Krasnaya Polyana will be able to take direct flights to Sochi with S7 Airlines.
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.
1Siberia Airlines and Globus Airlines, which operate flights under the single S7 Airlines brand