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airBaltic to raffle branded MINI Cooper

airBaltic to raffle branded MINI Cooper

30 June 2012 Airline News

The Latvian national airline airBaltic has confirmed it will raffle a new airBaltic-branded MINI Cooper on August 1st. The competition will be open to all airBaltic passengers who book a round trip ticket on airBaltic website before July 15th.

airBaltic and Sixt team up

airBaltic and Sixt team up

Latvian national airline airBaltic and Sixt, one of the leading European providers of mobility services, have teamed up to offer more convenient travel for customers. The airline will make the car rental giant a Preferred Partner in the region, allowing guests to earn double points for each rental anywhere in the world.

Frequent flyer programmes join Worldhotels

Frequent flyer programmes join Worldhotels

22 March 2012 Airline News Hotel News

The frequent flyer programmes of Scandinavian Airlines and airBaltic as well as the South American loyalty coalition network Multiplus have become the latest partners for Worldhotels. The three partners EuroBonus, BalticMiles and Multiplus complement the largest selection of frequent flyer and loyalty programmes offered by any independent hotel group.

airBaltic secures future with government programme

airBaltic secures future with government programme

16 December 2011 Airline News

Officials in the Latvian government have agreed to a capital increase for airBaltic to enable the future development of the Latvian national carrier and fleet modernisation. The cabinet of ministers approved a capital increase by LVL57.6 million (US$107 million).

airBaltic World’s first to sell cars on board

airBaltic World’s first to sell cars on board

13 December 2011 Press Release Airline News

The Latvian national airline airBaltic is the first airline in the world to sell cars on board. Starting December 16, 2011 passengers onboard airBaltic flights will have the opportunity to purchase custom designed Mini Coopers.

airBaltic shareholders agree to inject over EUR 150 million

airBaltic shareholders agree to inject over EUR 150 million

3 October 2011 Press Release Airline News

Today the shareholders of Latvian national airline AirBaltic agreed in their meeting to finalise technical details until October 4 for the injection of EUR 153 million in new capital financed by its two main shareholders, the Latvian government and Baltic Aviation Systems (BAS).

airBaltic files for legal protection

airBaltic files for legal protection

22 September 2011 Press Release Airline News

Latvian national airline airBaltic is today filing for legal protection to continue operations in its network of airports served in Europe, Middle East, and Russia/CIS.

Number of airBaltic passengers in June +13% in Riga base

Number of airBaltic passengers in June +13% in Riga base

15 July 2011 Press Release Airline News

Latvian national airline airBaltic carried 365,839 passengers in June 2011 (from Riga, Vilnius and Tallinn), representing 7% increase comparing with the same month in 2010, when airBaltic transported 340,586 passengers. In June this year, the number of passengers at the base of airBaltic in Riga has increased by 13% compared to the same period last year.