IATA is the International Air Transport Association representing and serving the airline industry. IATA aims for safety and economic transportation.


IOSA is the IATA Operational Safety Audit. Nordwind demonstrated that it complies with all the high standards managed by IATA in relation to operational management and control of the safety systems within the IOSA Project. The audit verified the ability of Nordwind to deliver efficiency and a safe operation. Our certificate of compliance with IOSA extended until February 2021.


SMS is the Safety Management System. In January 2013, The Russian Civil Aviation Authority validated Nordwind Airlines’ fully functioning Safety Management System with its company-wide implementation of a voluntary safety-enhancement program. Since then, Nordwind Airlines has been performing all its operations under the Safety Management System.