S7 Airlines increased passenger turnover by 18%

07.07.2016

S7 Airlines increased passenger turnover by 18%

S7 Group1 member airlines summarized the results of their activity in May 2016. During the month 1 055 763 passengers used services offered by the airlines, which is 18% more, than in May 2015.

Main growth was still indicated on domestic routes. The airlines transported 790 528 passengers on flights within Russia, which is 22.8 % more, than a year before. Passenger turnover on international flights grew by 5.9% up to 265 235.

In total the airlines performed 8 347 flights in May. Passenger turnover grew by 17.4% up to 2 066 215 thousand pkm. Cargo turnover reached 194 928 thousand tkm., which is 17.2% more comparing with May 2015 results.

«In May growth of the airline’s indexes remained. It is a result of opening new flight destinations and fleet extension. From the beginning of the year we received eight new aircrafts, including one Airbus A321 liner, which was added to our fleet in May. This enabled us to add new flights on most in-demand routes from Moscow and Novosibirsk», Igor Veretennikov, S7 Airlines Commerce Director, noted.

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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