S7 Airlines opening sales of tickets to Thailand


S7 Airlines opening sales of tickets to Thailand

S7 Airlines has announced flights from Russia to the Thai capital, Bangkok, for the 2012/2013 winter schedule.

During winter, Thailand is one of the most popular destinations for passengers from Siberia and the Far East. October marks the beginning of high season in the resorts of South East Asia.

Flights to Bangkok will begin on 21st October 2012: from Novosibirsk, with up to four flights a week; from Irkutsk, twice a week; from Krasnoyarsk and Khabarovsk, once a fortnight.

Flights will be on Boeing 767-300 aircraft, designed to carry up to 252 passengers in economy and business class cabins.

Return fares from Novosibirsk and Irkutsk start at €350; from Krasnoyarsk, €340; from Khabarovsk, €500.

From Bangkok, passengers can continue their journey with S7 partner airlines to almost anywhere in South East Asia, including the most popular tourist destinations, at special fares. For example, return flights from Novosibirsk to Phuket start at €381; from Irkutsk to Kuala Lumpur, from €411; from Krasnoyarsk to Sydney, from €995; from Khabarovsk to Krabi — from €493.

S7 Airlines (brand of Siberia Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

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

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

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

S7 Airlines is the winner of the Wings of Russia 2010 Award in the Business Project in the Civil Aviation of Russia nomination. S7 Airlines is also the winner of the annual "People's Brand/Brand No. 1 in Russia" award.

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

The airline company is part the S7 Group.