Baltia Air Lines to start New York-St. Petersburg, Russia in June

Baltia Air Lines (New York-JFK), formed by Latvia-born Igors Dmitrovsks, now plans to finally launch Boeing 747-400 service between JFK and St. Petersburg, Russia in June 2009.  It is also considering service to Kiev, Minsk, Moscow and Riga although the current economic situation may contain the company’s plans.