S7 Airlines holds an event for the great patriotic war veterans


S7 Airlines holds an event for the great patriotic war veterans

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, holds a traditional event for the Great Patriotic War veterans on the eve of the Victory Day. The event enables S7 Airlines regular flights at reduced fares on the routes within Russia and between the cities of Russia and the CIS.

Within the period from the 15th of April to the 13th of May 2014 the Great Patriotic War veterans1 will have an opportunity to purchase a reduced fare air ticket for S7 Airlines own flights performed from the 5th to the 13th of May 2014.

The special fare for one way domestic flight for veterans is 502 roubles, and for a round trip flight — 80 roubles. The fare for S7 Airlines one way flights between the cities of Russia and the CIS3 is 2 Euro, and for a round trip flight — 4 Euro. A person accompanying a person disabled as a result of participation in the Great Patriotic War is entitled to a flight discount.

“S7 Airlines annually holds special events for veterans on the eve of 9 May. We pay obeisance to the Great Patriotic War participants and are glad to offer them an opportunity to visit memorable places and celebrate the Victory Day together with fellow soldiers or relatives wherever they are. During the holidays veterans will receive presents and congratulations from the aircraft crew on S7 Airlines flights”, Vladimir Objedkov, S7 Airlines Director General, noted.

According to the event air tickets can be purchased at S7 Airlines own sales offices or at the offices of ticket sales agents. To purchase a reduced fare ticket a passenger shall present at a sales office a document confirming his status of the Great Patriotic War veteran, and a foreign citizen shall also present a document confirming his/her residence permit on the territory of Russia.

You can get detailed information on the event terms and conditions by calling the S7 Airlines Contact Centre on (free within Russia).

S7 Airlines (a brand of Siberia Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has the widest internal route network in Russia, created on the basis of air transport hubs at Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines also performs regular flights to countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Europe, the Near East, South Asia and countries of the Asia Pacific region.

In 2007 the company received an official IATA Notice of Record into the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit), becoming the second air carrier in Russia to have successfully passed the full international audit procedure for compliance with these operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines is one of the most stable airline companies in Russia thanks to the use of the latest advances in the international passenger services field, and active development of its own services.

S7 Airlines was the winner of the Wings of Russia 2010 Award in the ‘Business Project in Civil Aviation of Russia’ category. S7 Airlines has also been winner of the annual People's Brand/Brand No. 1 in Russia award.

S7 Airlines currently owns one of the newest and most modern aircraft fleets on the Russian air transportation market.

The airline is part of the S7 Group. In 2013 the group member airlines carried more than 9.238 million passengers.

1 Reduced fare tickets are available for veterans who enjoy the privileges under Article 14, 15 or 17 of the Federal Law “On veterans”. Foreign citizens or stateless persons permanently living on the territory of Russia shall present the residence permit on the territory of the Russian Federation in order to purchase a ticket.

12 The fare applies in case of a purchase on the territory of Russia. All prices are set without taxes and charges. Fuel surcharge is not levied on veterans (not including accompanying persons), all other taxes and charges are collected according to the normal procedure.

3 The same fares apply for domestic flights in case of a purchase abroad.