About Yakutia Airlines
Founded in 2002, Yakutia Airlines is a regional Russian airline headquartered in the Eastern Siberian city of Yakutsk and owned by the Russian Republic of Sakha. Yakutia Airlines operates scheduled passenger and air cargo service to cities in Russia, Europe, Central Asia and East Asia, and initiated seasonal service to Anchorage, USA, in the summer of 2012.
HUBS: Yakutsk, Moscow (Vnukovo airport), Krasnodar
DOMESTIC DESTINATIONS: More than 40 cities including Anadyr, Irkutsk, Khabarovsk, Krasnodar, Magadan, Moscow, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Vladivostok, and Yakutsk.
INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS: Almaty, Anchorage, Barcelona, Bishkek, Dresden, Dushanbe, Fergana, Hanover, Harbin, Munich, Palma de Mallorca, Prague, Qinhuangdao, Rimini, Seoul, Tashkent, Tokyo, Weihai.
FLEET: Yakutia Airlines operates a fleet of more than 30 modern aircraft, including Boeing 737NG, 757-200, Sukhoi Superjet 100, and Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 aircraft. By 2015, 757-300ER and additional 737NG and Q300 aircraft will be added to the fleet. Boeing 737-700 aircraft are utilized on the Anchorage-Russian Far East route.
AWARDS: In 2011, nominated for the prestigious “Wings of Russia” prize in the category “Russian Regional Airline of the Year.”
PASSENGERS and CARGO: More than 1,100,000 passengers and 15,000 MT air cargo
EMPLOYEES: more than 1,400.
GENERAL DIRECTOR: Vladimir Pavlovich Gorbunov
AIR TICKETS: Tickets can be purchased through the AirRussia.US (InterPacific Aviation and Marketing, Inc.) sales network, Yakutia Airlines and major global distribution systems.
MISCELLANEOUS: IATA code: R3, ICAO code: SYL
US REPRESENTATIVE: InterPacific Aviation and Marketing, Inc (Seattle, USA) represents Yakutia Airlines in North America, and provides travel, air cargo, and promotional services. It specializes in travel between North America and the Russian Far East.