Airbaltic News

airBaltic to connect Riga and Odessa with new flight

airBaltic to connect Riga and Odessa with new flight

The Latvian airline airBaltic has launched a new route between Riga and Odessa. The new route offers a new summer holiday destination for travellers from the Baltics, as well as convenient travel options to Riga and beyond to destinations in Western Europe, Scandinavia, the Baltics, and the CIS.

airBaltic to recruit crew in Estonia

airBaltic to recruit crew in Estonia

1 March 2017 Airline News

The Latvia-based airline airBaltic is hosting an “open door” initiative in Estonia today for young professionals seeking to become part of the carrier’s development under Horizon 2021 business plan.

Riga International Airport breaks passenger records

Riga International Airport breaks passenger records

30 December 2016 Airline News

Demonstrating its leading position in the Baltic region, Riga International Airport achieved a new passenger traffic record exceeding the threshold of 5.3 million passengers. Arnis Muižnieks, director of aviation department, ministry of transport: “Closing the year with a new passenger traffic record, Riga International Airport has once again proven itself as the undisputed leader in the Baltic region.

airBaltic joins Airlines for Europe

airBaltic joins Airlines for Europe

21 October 2016 Airline News

Airlines for Europe continues to attract new members with airBaltic joining Europe’s largest airline association. The Latvian network airline, which operates from bases in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, is headquartered in Riga. airBaltic joins A4E after a busy summer campaigning on minimising the impact of air traffic control strikes, removing unreasonable taxes and lowering the cost of the EU’s airports.

airBaltic adds Baltic capital capacity for winter season

airBaltic adds Baltic capital capacity for winter season

30 July 2014 Airline News

For the winter season, Latvian airline airBaltic will launch two new direct routes to link Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, with Paris and Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, with Amsterdam. Christophe Viatte, chief commercial officer of airBaltic, said “We are reinforcing links between the Baltic capitals and European hubs in line with our restructuring plan, and our customers will benefit immediately.”

airBaltic expands Etihad Airways codeshare deal

airBaltic expands Etihad Airways codeshare deal

21 March 2014 Airline News

Latvian flag carrier airBaltic has expanded its codeshare agreement with UAE national airline Etihad Airways to include routes from Amsterdam, Brussels, Frankfurt, Munich and Zurich to Abu Dhabi and Riga. Subject to government approvals, the newly added codeshare routes will see airBaltic and Etihad Airways offer 37 connecting return flights per week between Riga and Abu Dhabi, with both airlines placing their respective BT and EY flight codes on services to and from these cities.