Riga, 11.02.2016.

The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new summer charter flight between Riga and Rimini on June 5, 2016 for Tez Tour.

Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “We are delighted to serve Rimini, Italy for our excellent cooperation partner Tez Tour to boost summer travel. The new route from Riga to Rimini will offer excellent opportunities to visit one of the most famous seaside resorts in Italy.”

Konstantins Palgovs, General Manager of Tez Tour in the Baltics: “We are happy to launch flights to our 21st destination in co-operation with airBaltic – Rimini in Italy. The recent travel trade fair has shown a positive market response – our customers have a high interest in this region. In the past 2 months, Rimini made it to TOP 3 of our best-selling destinations. Today our customers prioritise safety, along with quality service and opportunities to combine a  beach holiday with local tours and visits to stunning Italian cities.”

airBaltic  will operate the flight for Tez Tour  from Riga to Rimini once a week. Passengers will board a Boeing 737-500 aircraft for a flight that will last 2 hours and 40 minutes. Passengers on these charter flights will be offered full onboard catering in Economy Class. The Premium Class customers will enjoy their customised pre-ordered meals and seats in the front part of the cabin, as well as dedicated check-in counters. The Riga-Rimini operation will also have a full Business Class service that includes additional amenities and privileges such as airport business lounges. For full schedule and holiday offers visit teztour.lv

airBaltic serves 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these, airBaltic offers convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, airBaltic also offers new direct flights from Tallinn and Vilnius.


 

airBaltic (AIR BALTIC CORPORATION) is 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 99.8% of the stock. The airBaltic fleet consists of 24 aircraft – 12 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.