Russia’s Largest Airline Launches Private Charter Service

New S7 Airlines livery on an Airbus A320neo, July 2017.
Credit: Airbus
Russia’s largest passenger carrier–S7 Airlines–has made a controversial step into the private charter market. The carrier launched an online service called S7 Select on Jan. 25 that will allow anyone to book an aircraft for personal flight. “To become an owner of a private aircraft if only for a...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

Russia’s Largest Airline Launches Private Charter Service is part of our complimentary Business & Commercial Aviation subscription.

Subscribe now to read this content, plus receive full coverage of what's next in business aviation from the experts trusted by the global business aviation community. BCA delivers critical hands-on and "how-to" information for pilot safety, proficiency and flight department management.

Already a subscriber to BCA or an AWIN customer? Log in with your existing email and password.