Press Release of 15 June 2017
Nordwind airline replenishes fleet with two new Boeing 737-800
The Nordwind airline continues to invest in the modernization of its own fleet of aircraft and the expansion of services for passengers of an economic class. June 15 at the Sheremetyevo International Airport landed 2 aircraft Boeing 737-800 Next Generation Nordwind airline. Liners are painted in accordance with the airline's new corporate identity in red and white livery.
Aircraft have an age of 2 years, are made in a one-class arrangement of the cabin, designed for comfortable accommodation of 189 people. The newest addition to passenger comfort is the advanced interior model - Sky Interior, which was specially designed for wide-body aircraft of the Boeing 777 family. The LED lighting system helps to facilitate the change of time zones, and the new design of the ceiling-mounted rotating luggage compartments, applied for the first time on a narrow-body Boeing aircraft, adds an additional Space for passengers.
There is Passenger entertainment system installed in the cabin on board. Passenger seats are designed by B/E Aerospace company.
The liners are equipped with efficient CFM International CFM56 engines, high-performance ceramic braking system, as well as new wing tips like Winglets. These features significantly reduce fuel consumption, which allows you to perform transcontinental flights and reduce the cost of a flight.
Boeing 737 is the most massive passenger jet aircraft, in the airline's fleet their number reached 6 units.
The Nordwind airline plans to operate the received liners both on domestic and international routes, actively expanding the route network of regular flights. The first flight is scheduled on the route Moscow - St. Petersburg.
Within the program for the expansion and renewal of the fleet of aircraft, up to April 2018, 11 more aircraft will be delivered to the airline. Thus, the average age of the park will not exceed 4.5 years.
Nordwind airline in its development seeks to implement an extensive flight program in Russia to ensure high-quality air transportation in the regions and support domestic tourism in our country.
Nordwind" one of the 10 largest airlines of the Russian Federation in terms of passenger turnover. The route network of the airline includes more than 85 destinations for flights in Russia and foreign countries. Regular flights are performed from Sheremetyevo Airport.
In January-April 2017, Nordwind transported more than 680,000 passengers, providing a 2.8-fold increase.
The aircraft fleet of the airline consists of 18 aircraft the following types: Boeing-737, Boeing-777 and Airbus-321.
Nordwind is the title of "The Best Chartered Carrier of 2013" by the jury of the contest "Wings of Russia", 221st place in the Top 500 of the leaders of Russian business according to RBC, international standards, updated airliners and much more - everything for your comfort in flight.