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«Rusline Airlines» – one of the largest domestic Airlines in the Russian Federation, operates both scheduled and charter flights.
The principal activity of the airline is to restart future-oriented routes between the destinations of the Russian Federation and also between Russia and neighboring countries.
The main idea is to deliver passengers from small towns in the Russian Federation to air hubs on medium-haul aircraft.

1997

    • Started charter flights;

2003

    • Air Operator Certificate was issued;
    • Started scheduled flights on ЯК-40, ЯК-42, ТУ-134 – economy class only Started VIP carriage on ЯК-42, ТУ-134;

2006

    • «Russian wings-2005» award winner in nomination «Business Aviation»;

2007

    • The first operator of Canadian aircrafts Bombardier CRJ-100/200;

2009

    • Launched the program of long-term domestic flights strategy;
    • Launched a program of systematic development of routs from Domodedovo airport;
    • Established the wholly-owned subsidiary «Rusline Technic» for Rusline’s Aircraft Maintenance;

2010

    • Started flights from Volgograd;
    • Changed the base airport for Domodedovo;
    • Launched the unique Pilot Project – «Domestic Aviation» in cooperation with Koltsovo airport (started flights to Novyi Urengoi, Tomsk, Barnaul, Nadym, Krasnodar, Rostov-on-Don, Mineralny Vody;
    • Bought-out of controlling interest in Airline Support Sweden A.B. – the Swiden company performing Aircraft maintenance;

2011

    • «Golden chariot »award winner in nomination «The Best Domestic Air Company»;
    • «Russian wings-2010» Diploma winner in nomination «Airliner of the Year – Domestic Carrier»;
    • Fleet replenishment with Embraer-120;
    • Started flights on Embraer-120 to Magnitogorsk in cooperation with Koltsovo airport;
    • Established the wholly-owned subsidiary «FAST» to the effect that provides the logistic service both inside Rusline and third party;
    • Equity investment «Sirius Aero»( business aviation);
    • «FAST» became a separate legal entity with corporate existence in order to improve the service of sourcing and distribution of spare parts among Russian airlines as well as Newly Independent States airlines;

2012

    • Fleet replenishment with Airbus A 319;
    • «Russian wings-2111» award winner in nomination « Airliner of the Year – Domestic Carrier»;
    • Fleet replenishment with new one Airbus A 319;
    • Started own web-site;
    • Won a tender for operating between Petrozavodsk and Moscow, Ivanovo and Moscow, Ivanovo and St.Petersburg, Yaroslavl and Moscow, Yaroslavl and St.Petersburg;
    • The company’s management went into the special Group under the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation works to develop domestic flights;
    • Launched the project of domestic flights from Pulkovo airport;

2013

    • Started domestic flights in the framework of regional transport subsidy program, approved by Government of the Russian Federation;
    • Won a tender for operating 22 flights in the framework of regional transport subsidy program, approved by Government of the Russian Federation;
    • «Russian wings-2010» diploma winner in nomination «Airliner of the Year – Domestic Carrier –group 4»;
    • LED TOGETHER by Pulkovo airport award winner in nomination «The Best Domestic Airline of the Year»;

2014

    • Started two lines of aircraft maintenance in Riga city;
    • Started aircraft maintenance of Hawker BAE-125, Boeing 737CL, Challenger 601, 604, 605;
    • «Russian wings-2113» award winner in nomination « Airliner of the Year – Domestic Carrier»;
    • LED TOGETHER by Pulkovo airport award winner in nomination «The Best Domestic Airline of the Year»;

2015

    • Launched the operation project for flights from Tyumen and from Rostov-on-Don going to start in 2016;
    • VORONEZH AIRPORT award winner in nomination «Partner of the Year»;
    • LED TOGETHER by Pulkovo airport award winner in nomination «The Best Domestic Airline of the Year»;
    • Started flights from Domodedovo to Europe;
    • Web-site update;

2016

    • Started flights from Tyumen and from Rostov-on-Don;
    • Route network expansion from Yekaterinburg;
    • Started flights from Domodedovo and from Pulkovo to European cities: Vilnius, Oslo, Palanga;
    • Started new booking system;
    • Started updated web-site. Mobile application development;
    • Started the official mobile application – «Rusline».

2017

    • New flights to Europe were started, from Domodedovo (to Leipzig and Riga), from Pulkovo (to Bergen, Palanga and Tallinn) and from Kaliningrad (to Berlin and Prague);
    • Flights to Turkey were started from Krasnodar (to Samsun);
    • New regional flight directions were introduced, from Tambov and Kursk to Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Sochi and Anapa;
    • Flights were started from Sheremetyevo Airport to Kirov, Lipetsk and Pensa (with the same flights from Domodedovo Airport);
    • New services were introduced, «Choose a seat on board» and «A free seat nearby» in all regions of the route network, «Web check-in for seats in the front rows»;
    • A contract was signed with HOTELS.COM (hotel booking service) for representation of its logos on the fuselage of Bombardier CRJ-100, hull number VQ-BVK;
    • The most punctual air carrier in the II category among partner companies of Domodedovo Airport (according to the monthly ranking «Just in Time» in aping-summer season 2017);
    • The winner of the annual award of Voronezh Airport in the category «The Leader of Regional Routes».
    • o The winner of «Russian Wings-2017» Award in the category «Internal Flights in the 3rd Group» (up to 0.7 million passengers in the year 2017) and Prize-winner in the category «Air carriage on regional and local routes».

2018

    • Th head airport in Moscow was changed from Domodedovo Airport to Vnukovo Airport
    • Leader of the monthly held punctuality contest of Kasan International Airport in March 2018 among aviation companies, partners of the airport, that operate up to 50 flights Per month;
    • Board magazine of the Aviation Company took the first place in the annual Contest «Best Corporate Media-2018» in the category «Debut of the year»;
    • New directions opened from Koltsovo to Syktyvkar (Komi Republic), Noyabrsk (Yamal-Nenetz Autonomous District), Nizhnekamsk (Tatarstan Republic), Nadym (Yamal-Nenetz Autonomous District), Nizhnevartovsk (Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District) and Beloyarski (Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District); Nizhnekamsk - Mineralniye Vody, Lipetsk - Krasnodar; flights to Simferopol from Voronezh, Nalchik, Vladikavkaz, Stavropol, Lipetsk and Tambov; Kursk - Mineralniye Vody, Moscow - Nagan;
    • Interline agreement with «UTAir», so passengers may take transfer flights on more than 700 routes