5 december 2017Main news
On 24 November 2017, Novosibirsk Tolmachevo airport reached a new record level in the history of the number of passengers since the beginning of year – 4, 5 million. Jubilee passenger was a Beijing resident – Mr. Zhao Jianping who flew from Novosibirsk to Moscow on an S7 184 flight of S7 Airlines with a transfer stop in Novosibirsk airport.
3 july 2017
S7 Airlines Increases the Number of Regional Flights from Novosibirsk
A partner of NOVOSIBIRSK International AIrport, S7 Airlines, started operating flights on Novosibirsk-Omsk and Novosibirsk-Abakan routes on Embraer 170 aircraft.
Photo by Svetlana Balaeva
Flights to Omsk are operated on a daily basis from 1 July. The flight S7 3005 departs from Tolmachevo airport on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 18:00, for the rest of the days departure time is 08:05. The return flight S7 3006 departs from Omsk on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 19:35, for the rest of the days departure time is 09:35. All times are local.
Flights to Abakan are operated four times a week from 2 July. The flight S7 3033 departs from Tolmachevo airport at 07:01 and arrives at the airport of the capital of Republic of Khakassia at 08:20. The return flight S7 3034 departs from Abakan at 09:10 and arrives in Novosibirsk at 10:35. All times are local.
It's worth mentioning that there have been no flights to Omsk since December of 2015, and those to Abakan since December of 2016. Restoration of air traffic on these routes will facilitate development of business ties and tourism.
NOVOSIBIRSK International Airport (Tolmachevo) is the largest air hub in Russia east of the Urals on major transit routes between Europe and Asia. The capacity of domestic terminal makes up to 1,800 passengers per hour, while the international terminal capacity – up to 1300 passengers per hour. The airport has two runways of ICAO I and II Categories. In 2016 passenger traffic of the airport exceeded the mark of 4 million passengers.
S7 Airlines (brand name of SIBERIA Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the global aviation alliance oneworld®. S7 Airlines operates regular flights within Russia as well as to CIS countries, Europe, Middle East, South East Asia and the Asia-Pacific region. In 2007 the airline received an official notification from IATA on the inclusion in the register of IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operators and became the second airline in Russia to successfully pass the full procedure of the international audit for conformity to operating safety standards. S7 Airlines is one of Russia's most stable airlines, it implements the latest achievements of industry in the servicing of passengers and actively expanding the range and quality of its services. S7 Airlines has the most innovative and one of the “youngest” fleets in the Russian airline market.