S7 Airlines opens check-in 24 hours in advance at the Tolmachevo airport


S7 Airlines opens check-in 24 hours in advance at the Tolmachevo airport

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, announces a new service for passengers travelling from Novosibirsk. Now they can check-in for S7 Airlines domestic flights and drop off their baggage at the airline own counters at the Tolmachevo Airport 24 hours before the scheduled flight departure time.

The service is available from the 6th of November 2014 for passengers of all S7 Airlines domestic flights flying from Novosibirsk1. Passengers can check-in at counters No. 15, 16, 17 and 18 of Terminal A.

S7 Airlines also offers its passengers to check-in in advance for flights at www.s7.ru or through iPhone or Android S7 apps. During the online check-in passengers can choose suitable seats onboard and even see their travelling companions specifying their profiles in one of social networks. Online check-in starts 30 hours before the flight scheduled departure time.

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  (free for Russia).

Novosibirsk International Airport (Tolmachevo) is the largest transit hub beyond the Urals on the major routes between Europe and Asia. Passenger throughput on domestic flights amounts to 1800 passengers an hour, and on international flights — 750 passengers. The airport has two runways of ICAO Categories I and II. In 2013 the airport passenger traffic exceeded 3.7 million passengers, and the amount of handled cargo and mail — 29.9 thousand tons.

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

The airline is part of the S7 Group. In 2013 the group member airlines carried more than 9.238 million passengers.

1 Check-in for passengers carrying special types of baggage starts three hours before the departure time.