S7 Airlines increased passenger turnover by 21%


S7 Airlines increased passenger turnover by 21%

S7 Group1 member airlines summarized the results of their activity in April 2016. During the last month the airlines transported 892 500 passengers, which is 21% more, than in April 2015.  

Main growth was still indicated on domestic routes. In April 682 860 passengers took flights of the airlines, which is 28.3% more, than a year before. 209 640 passengers took international flights, which is 2.2% more, than in April 2015.

7 275 flights were operated in April. Passenger turnover grew by 21% and reached 1 772 321 thousand pkm., cargo turnover grew by 20.5% up to 169 316 thousand tkm.

 «In April the significant growth of the airlines’ indexes remained. In the summer schedule we open several new international flights, and in addition increase the frequency of flights on popular domestic and international routes. E.g. S7 Airlines now operates 12 daily flights from Moscow to Saint Petersburg, to Simferopol – seven flights, to Anapa – four flights, to Alicante and Tivat – two daily flights. In April six modern Boeing 737-800 aircrafts were added to the S7 Airlines fleet, which will allow to develop transportations in the future», Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group 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.