NordStar Airlines reminds about selling subsidized tickets for flights from Norilsk for 2022
NordStar Airlines reminds about selling subsidized tickets for flights from Norilsk for 2022
21 march 2022

NordStar Airlines reminds that it has started selling subsidized tickets for flights scheduled for the summer season of 2022 in accordance with Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 215 “On Approval of the Rules for Providing Subsidies from the Federal Budget to Air Carriers to Ensure the Availability of Air Transportation to the Population” dated March 2, 2018. Subsidized air tickets are available for flights to/from Norilsk until October 29, 2022.

In accordance with Decree No. 215 dated 02.03.2018, subsidized fares are available for flights operated by NordStar from Norilsk to Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Anapa, Gelendzhik, Mineralnye Vody, Yekaterinburg, Krasnodar, Novosibirsk, Rostov-on-Don, and Ufa, with the exception of flights to/from Krasnodar and Rostov-on-Don during the period falling under the restrictions of air traffic on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Citizens of the Russian Federation under the age of 23 and over 55 (for women) or over 60 (for men), disabled persons of group I of any age and accompanying persons, as well as persons accompanying disabled children, and lifelong disabled persons of group II or III may purchase tickets for these flights at a subsidized fare. According to the procedure stipulated by the regulatory legal acts of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, persons who have a large family certificate or other documents attesting to the large family status are also eligible for subsidized air tickets. Please be reminded that in accordance with Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 2478 dated December 25, 2021, effective from January 7, 2022, each passenger entitled to subsidized transportation may purchase no more than 4 one-way tickets or no more than 2 round-trip tickets, or no more than 2 one-way tickets and no more than 1 round-trip ticket.

You may purchase subsidized tickets through the Contact Center by phone 8-800-700-8-007 (toll-free in Russia) or by short number *0887 for toll-free calls in Russia from a mobile phone, as well as at accredited ticket agencies of Norilsk upon the presentation of a subsidy eligibility certificate.

NordStar Airlines is a Russian airline being a member of the MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC group of companies.

NordStar is among the 15 largest Russian air carriers. Since 2017, after passing an international audit for compliance with operational safety standards, it has been included in the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) register of operators. Since 2019, it has been a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the largest and most influential global association of air carriers.

NordStar’s fleet consists of medium-haul aircraft such as Boeing 737-800 and Boeing 737-300. The airline’s flight geography includes more than 35 regular destinations from Russian and foreign cities. The base airports are Domodedovo (Moscow) and Krasnoyarsk (Krasnoyarsk). In 2021, following the signing of an Agreement with the Government of the Krasnoyarsk Territory on Passenger Air Carriage on Flights Departing from or Arriving to Norilsk Airport (Alykel), NordStar Airlines became the base carrier of Norilsk Airport. It has the widest network of routes from Norilsk, offering passengers more than 15 year-round flight destinations.

In 2021, NordStar Airlines won the Wings of Russia National Aviation Award in the Airline of the Year — 2nd Group nomination based on its performance in 2020. In 2019 and 2020, NordStar Airlines was recognized as the best air carrier in the field of transport security following the results of the Transport Security of Russia national award.

NordStar Airlines passengers have access to a wide range of general and additional services, including loyalty programs for individuals and legal entities, which allow them to accumulate miles for completed flights and purchase premium air tickets.

To learn more about the geography of flights, fares and services, plus the rules of carriage, please visit the airline’s website at www.nordstar.ru, as well as by the round-the-clock phone numbers of the Contact Center 8-800-700-8-007 (toll-free in Russia), *0887 (for calls from mobile phones).