Russian carrier Transaero has confirmed it will offer a new low-cost product called Discount Class in 2014.
Transaero will offer Discount Class of travel on its flights from Moscow Domodedovo airport to a number of popular destinations across Europe.
These include Barcelona, Vienna, Rome, Kiev and Milan.
Transaero will operate Boeing 737-300/400/500 aircraft on the routes.
Discount Class tickets will include from ten to 20kg free luggage allowance.
The low cost services in Discount Class will be provided in accordance with the Federal Aviation Rules of the Russian Federation and will include free onboard meals and drinks which will vary depending on the flight duration (the maximal duration is up to four and half hours).
In particular, on all Discount Class flights all passengers will be served refreshing drinks, tea and coffee.
On flights lasting no longer than two hours passengers will be served sweet snacks in addition to drinks.
On flights operating up to four hours passengers will be served cold meals.
On flights with duration longer than four hours passengers will be able to choose among two options of hot meals.
As the airline will operate aircraft in standard two-class configuration, passengers with Discount Class tickets purchased at highest available airfare can enjoy air travel in the Business Class cabin or in the Economy Class cabin with a vacant seat next to his/her seat.
They also will be invited to purchase a ticket to the airline’s business lounge at Domodedovo airport at discounted fare.
Discount Class ticket refunds will be made in accordance with the norms and rules set in the Air Code of the Russian Federation.
Discount Class passengers will be offered a choice of free newspapers.
The airline will also offer for sale duty free goods on its international flights.
The new product by Transaero Airlines will guarantee the reasonable balance of comfort and affordable ticket prices.