Press releases: Press releases 2013 | airBaltic
BalticMiles campaign named among the most innovative in 2013
airlinetrends.com, an independent aviation industry and consumer trends research agency, has named BalticMiles Burn The Miles campaign as one of the globally most innovative airline marketing campaigns of 2013.
Direct Riga - Abu Dhabi Service Takes Off With airBaltic and Etihad Airways
Respective flag carriers airBaltic and Etihad Airways have marked the start of direct Riga-Abu Dhabi flights with a ceremony at Riga International Airport.
airBaltic serves more than 230 thousand passengers in October 2013
In October 2013, Latvian airline airBaltic carried 235,855 passengers throughout its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. During the first ten months of 2013, airBaltic has transported a total of 2,458,635 passengers.
airBaltic Celebrates 100 000 Facebook Followers
Latvian airline airBaltic is the first brand of the Baltic region to reach 100 000 Facebook followers. To celebrate such an achievement, airBaltic used an unmanned drone to deliver free flight tickets to Facebook fans.
airBaltic serves 2,22 million Passengers in Jan-Sept 2013
In September 2013, Latvian airline airBaltic carried 264,028 passengers throughout its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. During the first nine months of 2013, airBaltic has transported a total of 2,222,780 passengers.
airBaltic To Launch New Riga- Aberdeen Route
Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Aberdeen, UK, on 30 March 2014. The new route will offer convenient connections between the two cities and beyond to destinations in the Baltic region, Scandinavia, Russia and the CIS countries.
airBaltic Serves 296 345 Passengers in August 2013
In August 2013, Latvian airline airBaltic carried 296 345 passengers throughout its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. During the first eight months of 2013, airBaltic has transported a total of 1,958,752 passengers.
In August airBaltic sets a new punctuality record
In August 2013, Latvian national airline airBaltic has reached a record 15-minute punctuality rate - 92.2% of all flights linking North Hub Riga with destinations in Europe, the Middle East, Russia and CIS. This is the best punctuality record for airBaltic in the first eight months of 2013 as well as in August as a whole over the past five years.
airBaltic Delighted with the Bombardier CSeries Maiden Flight
Latvian airline airBaltic is delighted by the results of the first Bombardier CSeries flight, Flight Test Vehicle 1 (FTV1), that took place at Mirabel, Canada on Monday, September 16, 2013.
airBaltic Improves its Product to Personalise Travel
As of 1 October 2013, Latvian airline airBaltic has improved its five ticket types to offer more personalised and convenient travel for customers, based on individual needs.