Nordwind Airlines received admission to perform regular flights from Kaliningrad to Istanbul (Turkey).

“The admission of the airline to flights to Turkey from Kaliningrad is permitted by the corresponding order of the Federal Air Transport Agency. The flights are planned to be operated twice a week, ”the airline said.

Currently, Royal Flight and Azur Air operate charter flights from Kaliningrad to Turkey.

From November 15, Severstal Aircompany  resumes flights from Cherepovets to Veliky Ustyug - an old Russian northern city where ancient traditions are carefully preserved and new interesting tourist destinations are being developed.

Passengers from Yekaterinburg, Murmansk and Kaliningrad can get to the homeland of the Russian Father Frost with a transfer in Cherepovets, and from Moscow and St. Petersburg to Veliky Ustyug, Severstal Airlines operates direct flights. More details on the website https://severstal-avia.ru/en/

Severstal is a user of the multifunctional PSS Leonardo platform, a modern complex for managing the airline's commercial activities. The full-scale implementation of all PSS Leonardo components in the business processes of the airline has expanded the company's business opportunities, and provided the possibility of full integration with other systems.

RusLine Airlines, one of the leading players in the regional transportation market in Russia, has increased the size and allowance for hand luggage on a number of popular flights.

On flights from Voronezh to Moscow, St. Petersburg and Sochi, from Penza and Kirov to Moscow, from St. Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod, the carry-on baggage allowance is now 10 kg, dimensions should not exceed 55x40x25 cm. Changes concern the fare groups "Light" and "Classic".

“We have decided to increase the carry-on baggage allowance on a number of popular flights because we saw such a request from passengers. We always strive to ensure the convenience of flights with RusLine: this applies to the schedule and cost of air travel, and, of course, comfort on board. Now air travel will become even more convenient, and constantly flying passengers will be able to take on board all the essentials and even a little more," commented Alexander Krutov, Commercial Director of RusLine Airlines.

martavia Airlines has opened the sale of tickets for regular flights of the autumn-winter schedule, which will operate from October 25, 2020 to March 27, 2021.

The new schedule in the Smartavia route network retains the most popular and traditional year-round routes from Arkhangelsk, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Murmansk and other Russian cities.

For travelers who prefer ski holidays, the transport of a set of ski / snowboard equipment on Smartavia flights will be free. In addition to the main baggage, passengers will be able to carry one set of equipment in a bag for 1 piece weighing up to 23 kg.

On October 13, Moscow will host two major industry events - Digital Aviation Forum and Online Travel. Sirena will act as an information partner of this unique platform for discussing topical issues of digitalization of the Russian aviation industry.

This year, the forum will feature a comprehensive assessment of the impact of the pandemic and the crisis in air travel on the technological future of travel.

The event will be attended by representatives of leading airlines and airports, technology providers, managers and specialists of Russian and foreign online travel agencies, metasearch systems, online services for travel planning and hotel reservations, and insurance companies.

Among the main topics to be discussed:

  • Air transport market in new conditions.
  • Technological solutions to optimize operating costs.
  • Changes in distribution technology after the crisis.
  • The future of OTA and traditional offline ticket offices.
  • Passenger Experience in a pandemic.
  • International travel trends.
  • New channels of monetization during and after the crisis.

From October 3, Izhavia Airlines increases the frequency of flights to Moscow. The airline will operate two Boeing 737-800 flights daily from Izhevsk to Moscow and back.

A detailed flight schedule can be found on the official website of the airline https://izhavia.su/

Izhavia has implemented the PSS Leonardo system in its business processes, which allows to optimize operational activities and provide high-quality passenger service from buying a flight ticket to paying for excess baggage.

The structure of the multifunctional platform PSS Leonardo combines a set of technological solutions and IT-products, specially designed for effective management of company resources.

Operation of the PSS Leonardo system allows the airline to provide a high degree of automation and increase the list of services and services offered to passengers.

Sirena company, together with TCH and the i'way transfer company have implemented the possibility of issuing of transfers through the order form in the interface of the Sirena-Travel terminal.

After issuing an air ticke you need just press a special button to see the offers of transfers at the airports of departure and arrival. The transfer ordering process takes less than a minute.

Passenger data is automatically transferred to the order form from the air booking and to order a transfer you need to select the airport and indicate the address of the second route point. At the same time, you can order a transfer not for all passengers in the booking, or divide passengers from one booking into different cars.
The transfer order button is already available for all Sirena users.

Please note that for the correct operation of the i'way service, an updated version of the terminal with a built-in Chrome browser is required. You can get a new version of the terminal after contacting the technical support service at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
No other additional steps are required to connect, all calculations go through the TCH. The same as for other services ordered in the Sirena terminal in the TCH session.

About i'way and service

i'way is the first online transfer ordering system in Russia. The company has 600 airports in 120 countries. In addition to regular trips from the airport, any routes outside the cities served are available - on cars of any class and capacity. The price is calculated immediately and does not change during the trip. Clients are waited for free in case of a flight delay and are offered to use the i'way assist mobile application for prompt communication with the driver.

Since the end of September, IrAero Airlines will start operating direct flights from Saratov (Gagarin airport) to Kaliningrad, Mineralnye Vody, Sochi and Novy Urengoy.

Regular flights from Saratov to Kaliningrad and Novy Urengoy will appear for the first time and will significantly improve transport links between Saratov residents and the westernmost city of our country and the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.

From October 2, IrAero Airlines will resume flights from Saratov to the resort capital of Russia - Sochi.

The flights will be operated by Sukhoi Superjet aircraft.

Since 2015, IrAero has been a user of the multifunctional platform PSS Leonardo - a modern complex for managing the airline's commercial activities, developed by Sirena. The full-scale implementation of all PSS Leonardo components in IrAero's business processes has expanded the company's business opportunities and ensured integration with other systems.
You can learn more about the schedule and purchase tickets on the official website of the airline https://iraero.ru/en/

On September 28, IrAero Airlines began operating flights from Irkutsk and Krasnoyarsk to Blagoveshchensk, Vladivostok, Magadan, Neryungri, Novokuznetsk, Novy Urengoy, Noyabrsk, Omsk, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Polyarny, Ulan-Ude, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.

“We are significantly expanding the route network in our“ home ”region,” commented Yuri Lapin, General Director of IrAero, on the opening of flights. - "This is especially important when the demand for passenger transportation is recovering. Understanding the needs of passengers, we have done everything to ensure competitive fares on the routes. So far we have opened 11 flights, some of which are completely new".

Also, from the end of September, IrAero Airlines began operating flights to eight subsidized destinations from Krasnoyarsk.
"These are subsidized flights to Blagoveshchensk, Vladivostok, Magadan, Neryungri, Novy Urengoy, Noyabrsk, Omsk, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Polyarny, Ulan-Ude, and the number of privileged seats on each flight is not limited. Everyone, without exception, can take advantage of the privilege", - said Alexander Makin, head of the transportation organization service at IrAero.

rAero Airlines is one of the top 20 largest airlines in Russia. The priorities are safety, accessibility and comfort. IrAero's activities fully comply with ICAO and IATA standards.
In 2019 and 2020, the airline was awarded the Wings of Russia award diplomas.
IrAero is constantly developing its route network and now successfully operates flights to more than 40 cities in Russia, and the airline's route network also includes dozens of cities in the near and far abroad.

The IrAero aircraft fleet consists of three types of aircraft: Sukhoi Superjet 100 (RRJ-95B, RRJ-95LR), An-24, An-26, An-26-100 and Bombardier CRJ-200 ER.
The schedule can be found on the website https://iraero.ru/en/

RusLine Airlines is extending its flights from Saransk to Sochi on Fridays and Sundays until the end of October.

“We tried to create a convenient schedule to allow residents of the Republic of Mordovia to quickly and conveniently get to the main Russian resort in the autumn. We are already seeing the demand for these flights, ”commented Alexander Krutov, Commercial Director of RusLine.

RusLine Airlines is the largest regional carrier in the Russian Federation, performing regular and charter passenger flights. The main goal of the airline's activities is to restore a promising route network across the territory of the Russian Federation and neighboring countries by organizing the transportation of passengers from small cities of the Russian Federation to regional centers on medium-haul aircraft.