S7 Airlines received a new Boeing 737-800NG


S7 Airlines received a new Boeing 737-800NG

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, announces receiving a new Boeing 737-800NG aircraft1. The liner in the S7 Airlines branded livery will be delivered to the Globus Airlines fleet (performs flights under the S7 Airlines brand) directly from the Boeing factory in Seattle.

The aircraft was provided on lease terms by the BOC Aviations lease company. The liner will be based at the Domodedovo Moscow Airport and will make flights on all routes of the S7 Airlines network. In the beginning of September first flights to Nizhnevartovsk, Mineralnye Vody and Osh will be operated.

“Extending the aircraft fleet of the group member airlines with new effective aircrafts is one of our priority goals. Now the average age of the S7 Airlines fleet is nine years, which is one of the best indexes on the Russian air transportation market. Before the end of the year we plan to receive two more analogous aircrafts, which will perform flights in the winter schedule 2014/2015”, Vadim Besperstov, S7 Airlines Group Strategic Development Director, noted.

The new liner has one-class configuration and is designed to carry 189 economy class passengers, but already in the winter schedule the configuration will be changed to the standard S7 Airlines configuration of Boeing 737-800 — 12 business class seats and 154 economy class seats.

With the new liner the S7 Airlines fleet will include 59 aircrafts, among them Airbus A320, Boeing 737 and Boeing 767 family aircrafts.

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).

The S7 Group member airlines (www.s7.ru) — «Siberia» and «Globus» — operate under the S7 Airlines brand and are members of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

S7 Airlines performs regular flights to countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Europe, the Near East, South Asia and countries of the Asia-Pacific region. S7 Airlines has one of the newest and most modern aircraft fleets on the Russian air transportation market.

«Siberia» Airlines has the widest internal route network in Russia, created on the basis of air transport hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). 

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 reliable 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 is a multiple winner of the Wings of Russia National Aviation Award in different categories. S7 Airlines has also been winner of the national annual People's Brand/Brand No. 1 in Russia Award. 

«Globus» Airlines operates regular flights across Russia, as well as to countries of the CIS and Europe. 

The group member airlines were more than once awarded with a Quality Certificate of the Moscow Domodedovo Airport for the punctuality of its flights.

In 2013 the group member airlines carried more than 9.238 million passengers.

1 The liner is equipped with CFM56-7 engines, flight speed — 850 km/h, maximum flight distance — 5665 km.