Saratov Airlines

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Saratov Airlines
Saravia logo.png
IATA
6W
ICAO
SOV
Callsign
SARATOV AIR
Founded 1931
Hubs Saratov Tsentralny Airport
Focus cities Moscow
Fleet size 12
Destinations 6
Parent company Private Airline
Headquarters Saratov, Russia
Key people Igor Tretyakov, Saratov Airlines Director
Website www.saratovairlines.ru
A Saravia Yakovlev Yak-42D at Domodedovo Airport. (2008)

Saratov Airlines (Saratov Airlines Joint Stock Company) is an airline based in Saratov, Russia. It operates domestic and international passenger flights from Saratov to destinations in Europe, the Middle East and the CIS. Its main base is Saratov Tsentralny Airport. Until 2013 it operated as Saravia.

History[edit]

Saratov Airlines was founded in 1931. It was called "Saratov United Air Squad" and was a part of a big state airline. The airline has received a prestigious award, "Krylia Rossii" (Russian Wings), three times. In December 2013, Saratov Airlines, became the first Russian operator of Embraer E-Jets, with the arrival of two Embraer 195 114-seat aircraft.

Services[edit]

Saratov Airlines operates scheduled services to the following destinations from Saratov (March 2014):

Domestic:

 Russia Moscow (Domodedovo International Airport)
 Russia Surgut (Surgut International Airport)

Ekaterinburg

International:

 Armenia, Yerevan (Zvartnots International Airport)
 Czech Republic, Prague (Prague Vaclav Havel Airport) - charter flight

Fleet[edit]

Saratov Airlines fleet includes the following aircraft (February 2014):

Aircraft In fleet Orders Seats
Business Economy Total
Embraer E195 2[1] 14 100 114
Yakovlev Yak-42 10[2] 16 84 100
Total 12

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