S7 Airlines’ Indicators Increasing Steadily
Passenger transport on S7 Airlines’ domestic routes increased by 26.4% during the period. The increase in the indicators is attributed to an increase in the number of flights on routes within Russia as well as the opening of new routes.
S7 Airlines’ production indicators for January-September 2008:
|Indicators||Units of measurement||1st 9 mos. of 2007||1st 9 mos. of 2008||Growth rate (%) 2007/2008||Passengers transported (regular + charter)||people||12.6%||Passenger-km||millions||11.6%||Cargo + Mail||tonnes||40.5%||Cargo tonne-km||millions||1,001.8||1,140.8||13.9%||Occupancy rate||%||82.1||80.3||-1.8 perc. pts.||Cargo load coefficient||%||75.4||74.3||-1.1 perc. pts.|
OAO Sibir Airlines (the S7 Airlines brand) is the largest airline on Russia’s domestic routes and one of the top 50 world air carriers in this segment.
In 2007 the company received an official notification from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) about the airline’s certification in that organization, becoming the second carrier in Russia to successfully pass the IATA Operational Safety Audit.
S7 Airlines is one of Russia’s most stable airlines, incorporating the latest achievements of the world industry in the servicing of passengers and actively expanding its service. S7 Airlines won the annual national “People’s Brand / Brand No. 1 in Russia” prize in 2007.