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 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.

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.