S7 Airlines increased its passenger traffic by 8.3%

22.02.2018

The S7 Group airlines1 have reviewed the results of their operating activities for January 2018. Last month, the airlines carried 1,098,444 passengers, which is an 8.3% increase over January 2017.

S7 Airlines carried 794,606 passengers on domestic flights, which is a 9.4% increase over January 2017. The growth on international destinations amounted to 5.7%. In January 2018, the airlines carried 303,838 passengers on its international flights.

In January 2018, the passenger turnover increased by 6.9% and amounted to 2,240,561 thousand passenger-kilometres, the cargo turnover increased by 6.3% and amounted to 209,815 thousand tonne-kilometres.

“Last month, we saw a steady growth in demand for both domestic and international destinations. In the height of the ski season, flights to Sochi, Munich and the cities of northern Italy and Austria were very popular among our passengers. On the other hand, we have already started preparations for the upcoming spring and summer travel season. In January, S7 Airlines started selling tickets for several new flights to Western Europe: from Moscow to Tenerife and Bari, from St. Petersburg to Alicante and Pula,” notes Igor Veretennikov, the Commerce Director of S7 Group.

In January, S7 Airlines was the first among Russian airlines to offer passengers an option to pay for ancillary services with Miles of the S7 Priority Loyalty Programme.

Now, when checking in for a flight online or at a check-in counter at the airport, you can pay for the chosen seat in the cabin, including an Extra Space seat, or for excess baggage with Miles2.

Air tickets can be purchased at 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 (“Siberia” airlines brand, s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

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

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

S7 Airlines is one of the most reliable airlines of Russia, it implements latest achievements of the world's industry in passenger services and develops its own services dynamically.

Today S7 Airlines has the newest and one of the most modern aircraft fleets on the Russian air transportation market. All flights of the airline are performed by the aircraft of the world’s leading manufacturers.

S7 Airlines is in top 100 of the best airlines of the world and ranks third in the Eastern Europe, as indicated by the authoritative international rating Skytrax.

S7 Airlines is among the top 5 of the most reputable Russian companies of 2017 and ranks the fourth among the most desirable Russian employers.

S7 Airlines is a Safety Leaders Award winner in “Transportation Safety: Flight Safety” category.

S7 Airlines was a multiple winner of the Wings of Russia National Aviation Awards in different categories.

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

S7 Airlines won “Best Russian Airline” at 2015 National Geographic Traveler Awards.

At the end of 2016, S7 Airlines became the winner of Skyway Service Award aviation award in three categories: the best airline in category “Economy Class, Domestic Scheduled Services”, “Best Loyalty Program” and “Best Online Customer Services”.

The airline is a member of the S7 Group of companies. In 2017 Group member airlines carried more than 14.2 million passengers.

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1 Siberia and Globus airlines performing flights under the unified S7 Airlines brand.

2 Excess baggage may be paid for with Miles online only on direct flights of S7 Airlines; when travelling on connecting flights excess baggage may be paid for with Miles only at the airport of departure.


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