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 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.