Press releases: Press Releases 2017 | airBaltic
airBaltic Improves Service During Christmas Holidays
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic is going to serve additional flights during the Christmas holidays from Riga to such destinations as Paris, London and Zurich. The additional flights will improve the convenient connections already served between these cities.
airBaltic Launches New Flights from London to Tallinn
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new direct service from London Gatwick Airport to Tallinn on March 27, 2018. The two weekly flights will offer convenient connections between the two cities.
airBalticTraining Pilot Academy First Open Day Initiative Visited by over 200 Potential Students
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on December 19, 2017, hosted the first Open Day initiative for candidates who are interested to apply to join the airline’s newly established Pilot Academy at airBalticTraining. The event was visited by over 200 interested individuals from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. During the event, all attendees had the opportunity to get information about the airBalticTraining Pilot Academy, its programme and to consult with airBalticTraining Pilot Academy representatives.
airBaltic Passengers Up +24% in November
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic in November 2017 carried 251 387 passengers or 24% more than in the same period of 2016. During the first eleven months of 2017 the Latvian airline airBaltic has transported a total of 3 258 421 passengers to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East.
airBaltic Celebrates a Successful Year with CS300 in Commercial Operations
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, December 14, 2017, marks an important milestone in the history of the company – one year anniversary since the first commercial flight with the world’s most modern aircraft CS300 from Riga to Amsterdam.
airBalticTraining Pilot Academy Opens Application Process
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on December 11, 2017, opens application process for candidates to the airline’s newly established Pilot Academy at airBalticTraining. Persons selected will be the first class of students of the professional airline pilot training programme and will become airBaltic pilots upon completion of the programme in about two years from now.
airBaltic Flies to 5 Football Destinations in Russia
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic is going to serve five destinations in Russia next summer, offering travellers from across Europe, Scandinavia and the Middle East convenient connections via Riga to the majority of football cities in Russia.
airBaltic Celebrates One Year Anniversary of CS300 Operations
Riga. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on November 30, 2017, marks the one year anniversary since the first CS300 aircraft registered as YL-CSA arrived from Montreal-Mirabel in Riga.
airBaltic Serves over 3 Million Passengers During Ten Months of 2017
Riga. During the first ten months of 2017 the Latvian airline airBaltic has transported a total of 3 007 034 passengers to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. In October 2017, the Latvian airline airBaltic carried 319 018 passengers or 26% more than in the same period of 2016. For already the fifth month in a row it has been the biggest number of carried passengers in the airline’s history.
airBaltic Exhibits CS300 at 2017 Dubai Airshow
Dubai. The Latvian airline airBaltic from November 12 till November 14, 2017 participates in the 2017 Dubai Airshow that is one of the largest and most important aerospace events in the world. During the Dubai Airshow airBaltic together with the aircraft manufacturer Bombardier presents the most advanced commercial jet aircraft Bombardier CS300.