S7 Airlines launches flights to Salekhard


S7 Airlines launches flights to Salekhard

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, on the 3rd of June 2015 performed the first flight on the route Moscow — Salekhard — Moscow.

Salekhard, the capital of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District, is a new city in the airline route network. S7 Airlines also operates flights to other cities of this region - Nadym and Novy Urengoy.

Flights to Salekhard will be operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and from the 22nd of June the frequency of flights will increase up to three times a week -there will be a third scheduled flight on Mondays.

“We launch this flight at the beginning of summer and hope, that already during the summer holiday season passengers from Salekhard will appreciate the comfort of trips with a large federal air carrier. In case of purchasing a multi-pass on the S7 Airlines website or at a sales office our passengers from Salekhard can fly with convenient connections at the Domodedovo Airport to other Russian and foreign cities in the S7 Airlines route network, and together with our partners in the oneworld® alliance — to more than 1000 cities in 150 countries in the world. In case of transfer flights passengers can check-in their baggage through to the final destination at a counter at the airport of Salekhard”, Igor Veretennikov, S7 Airlines Strategy Director, noted.

The flight departs from the Moscow Domodedovo Airport at 09:10 and arrives in Salekhard at 14:15 local time. Return flight departs at 15:15 and arrives in Moscow at 16:30. Flights are operated on modern comfortable Airbus A319 designed to carry 134 passengers in the economy and business class cabins.

Air tickets can be purchased at www.s7.ru, the S7 mobile website m.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 Siberia Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has the widest internal route network in Russia, created on the basis of air transport hubs at Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines also performs regular flights to countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Europe, the Near East, South Asia and countries of the Asia Pacific region.

In 2007 the company received an official IATA Notice of Record into the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit), becoming the second air carrier in Russia to have successfully passed the full international audit procedure for compliance with these operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines is one of the most stable airline companies in Russia thanks to the use of the latest advances in the international passenger services field, and active development of its own services.

S7 Airlines currently owns one of the newest and most modern aircraft fleets on the Russian air transportation market.

S7 Airlines was the winner of the Wings of Russia 2010 Award in the 'Business Project in Civil Aviation of Russia' category. S7 Airlines has also been winner of the annual People's Brand/Brand No. 1 in Russia award.

S7 Airlines is a multiple winner of the Cannes Lions advertising festival awards for implemented projects, and My Planet national awards for discoveries in travel sphere.

The airline is part of the S7 Group. In 2014 the group member airlines carried more than 10.066 million passengers.