airBaltic Receives Third CS300 Aircraft
Last weekend the Latvian airline airBaltic received the third of its 20 Bombardier CS300 jets on firm order. The modernized airBaltic fleet will ensure growth of the carrier with at least 13 additional routes and +15% more tickets on sale in 2017.
The third CS300 aircraft, registered as YL-CSC, arrived in Riga on April 1, 2017. The flight time was seven hours and 18 minutes and aircraft covered 6 400 km non-stop between the Canadian and Latvian airports.
airBaltic CS300 aircraft currently operates on such popular routes as Amsterdam, Munich, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Tallinn, Barcelona, Rome and others. To see full CS300 schedule please visit company's homepage at https://www.airbaltic.com/fleet/cs300/en/.
|Flight frequency||Start date||
|Price*, Premium||Price*, Business|
|Vilnius – Paris (France)||4 flights weekly||March 26, 2017||39 EUR||115 EUR||595 EUR|
|Riga – Odessa
|Up to 4 flights weekly||March 26, 2017||89 EUR||149 EUR||479 EUR|
|Riga – Tampere (Finland)||6 flights weekly||March 26, 2017||29 EUR||115 EUR||425 EUR|
|Vilnius – Munich (Germany)||3 flights weekly||March 27, 2017||39 EUR||115 EUR||539 EUR|
|Riga – Kazan
|2 flights weekly||April 26, 2017||99 EUR||145 EUR||555 EUR|
|Riga – Aberdeen (United Kingdom)||3 flights weekly||May 2, 2017||39 EUR||125 EUR||639 EUR|
|Riga – Stavanger (Norway)||2 flights weekly||May 2, 2017||49 EUR||145 EUR||425 EUR|
|Riga – Geneva (Switzerland)||3 flights weekly||May 4, 2017||69 EUR||159 EUR||539 EUR|
|Riga – Catania
|1 flight weekly||May 11, 2017||99 EUR||145 EUR||639 EUR|
|Riga – Liepaja (Latvia)||3 flights weekly||May 16, 2017||15 EUR||25 EUR||99 EUR|
|Riga – Madrid
|3 flights weekly||May 26, 2017||75 EUR||135 EUR||499 EUR|
|Riga – Gothenburg (Sweden)||6 flights weekly||June 1, 2017||49 EUR||145 EUR||489 EUR|
|Riga – Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)||3 flights weekly||October 29, 2017||129 EUR||249 EUR||799 EUR|
* Lowest fare (one way) in return, including taxes, fees and service charges, on www.airBaltic.com, subject to availability
airBaltic serves over 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these locations, airBaltic offers convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, airBaltic also offers direct flights from Tallinn and Vilnius.
airBaltic (AIR BALTIC CORPORATION) is one of the world’s most punctual airline connecting the Baltic region with 60 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS. airBaltic is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. Its primary shareholder is the Latvian state, which holds 80.05% of the stock, while Ralf-Dieter Montag-Girmes holds around 20% through his fully-owned Aircraft Leasing 1 SIA. The airBaltic fleet consists of 26 aircraft – 3 Bombardier CS300, 11 Boeing 737 and 12 Bombardier Q400Next Gen. airBaltic has received numerous international awards for excellence, innovative services, and achievements in reshaping its business. In 2012, airBaltic was ranked by Airlinetrends among the Top 10 airlines globally for innovations. airBaltic achieved the best on-time performance globally for two years running in 2014 and 2015.