S7 Airlines increased its passenger traffic by 17.7%

22.03.2017

The S7 Group airlines have drawn up a balance of their operating activities for February 2017. The airlines have transported 902,972 passengers, which is 17.7% more than in February 2016.

This month, S7 Airlines has transported 676,564 passengers on domestic flights, which is a 16.2% increase over February 2016. The number of passengers on international flights has seen an increase by 22.6%, up to 226,408 passengers.

In February, the passenger turnover has increased by 20.1% and amounted to 1,841,817 thousand passenger-kilometers, the cargo turnover has increased by 19.6% and amounted to 175,297 thousand tonne-kilometers.

“Last month showed the continuation of sustained growth of our performance indicators, according to our plan for the year. The number of passengers has grown both on domestic and on international directions. In February, we withdrew one of our Airbus A320 aircrafts due to the termination of leasing. However, in the coming months, we will get the modern aircrafts of a new type, Airbus A320neo and Embraer 170. Passengers of S7 Airlines will be the first in Russia to appreciate the advantages of these airliners”, Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group Commercial Director, noted.

In February, S7 Airlines was once again recognized as the most punctual airline at the Domodedovo hub airport, having fulfilled the largest number of flights on a scheduled basis.

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.


1 “Siberia” and “Globus” airlines, which operate under the S7 Airlines brand.


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