Press releases: 2018
airBaltic Starts 2018 with Strong Passenger Growth in January
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic in January 2018 has transported 233 334 passengers or 24% more than last year to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, this is the record number of carried passengers in January in the history of the airline.
airBaltic Receives the Market Leader Award by ATW
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic has received the 2018 ATW Airline Industry Achievement Award as the Market Leader of the Year. ATW 44th annual Airline Industry Achievement Awards are the most coveted honour an airline or individual can receive to recognize excellence in the air transport industry.
airBaltic Exhibits CS300 at 2018 Singapore Airshow
Singapore. The Latvian airline airBaltic from February 6 till February 8, 2018 participates in the 2018 Singapore Airshow that is the largest and most important aerospace event in Asia. During the Singapore Airshow airBaltic together with the aircraft manufacturer Bombardier presents the most advanced commercial jet aircraft Bombardier CS300.
airBaltic Receives First CS300 Aircraft of 2018
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic welcomed the eighth of its 20 Bombardier CS300 jets, registered as YL-CSH, in Riga on February 3. By the end of 2018, airBaltic plans to have a total of 14 CS300 aircraft on its fleet.
airBaltic and Tez Tour Latvija to Launch New Charter Flights for Summer 2018
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic and the international tour operator Tez Tour Latvija this summer season will launch two new charter flights connecting Riga with Ancona (Italy) and Patras (Greece). In addition, airBaltic and Tez Tour Latvija will continue to offer several flights a week between Riga and Antalya (Turkey), Heraklion (Greece) and Burgas (Bulgaria).
Air Malta and airBaltic to Start Codeshare Flights
Riga/Valletta. The Latvian airline airBaltic and the national airline of the Maltese Islands – Air Malta have concluded a cooperation agreement, known as code-share agreement. This partnership with Air Malta will enable airBaltic passengers to reach Malta every day via common gateways in Europe as well as additional destinations served from Malta. In turn this agreement will offer Air Malta passengers better connectivity to the Baltics and Eastern Europe.
airBaltic Continues Expansion in Tallinn
Riga. airBaltic will launch new direct services from Tallinn to Stockholm and Oslo and base a second aircraft at Tallinn Airport starting from October 28, 2018. The new flights will offer convenient connections between the two cities.
airBaltic to Launch Riga – Almaty
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new summer seasonal route between Riga and Almaty in Kazakhstan on April 29, 2018. The new route will offer new convenient travel options for travellers from the Baltics and Kazakhstan to airBaltic network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia and the Middle East.
5 Tips for Uniqe Experience in Abu Dhabi
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic in cooperation with Etihad Airways on October 29, 2017 launched a direct service between Riga and Abu Dhabi. airBaltic’s service to Abu Dhabi has been popular among travelers from Latvia as well as outside of it.
airBaltic Serves Over 3.5 Million Passengers In 2017
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic in 2017 has transported a total of 3 523 300 passengers or 22% more than last year to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. It is the highest number of passengers carried in airline’s history.