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airBaltic publishes its full winter schedule with new routes

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airBaltic has fully published its upcoming winter season schedule which will begin on October 27, 2019.

For the first time during this winter season airBaltic offers flights from Riga to Athens, Dublin, Keflavik (Reykjavik) and Stuttgart.

During the upcoming winter season, airBaltic will also offer seasonal flights to skiing resorts of Salzburg, Verona and Poprad Tatry as well as four weekly flights to Abu Dhabi, which this year will already be resumed by the beginning of October. airBaltic will also continue to offer such sunny leisure destinations as Malaga, Barcelona and Lisbon among others.

Flights to Dublin and Stuttgart will be served for the entire winter season. Flights to Reykjavik will be operated until January 31, 2020 and restart on March 3, 2020, but the flights from Riga to Athens will continue until December 1, 2019 and restart on March 4, 2020.

From Tallinn, airBaltic will launch a new season route to Salzburg. In addition, it will be the first winter season for flights to Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen.

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, the CIS and the Middle East. 

Top Copyright Photo: airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-CSK (msn 55039) (Lithuania) AMS (Karl Cornil). Image: 947447.

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Swiss to offer new service to Marsa Alam from Geneva

Swiss International Air Lines Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 - BD-500-1A11) HB-JCQ (msn 55040) ZRH (Rolf Wallner). Image: 947070.

Swiss International Air Lines has made this announcement:

Swiss International Air Lines will be expanding its range of services from Geneva in the Winter 2019/2020 timetable period by adding a new route to Marsa Alam in Egypt.
The new weekly service will be provided on Wednesdays October 16 and 23 and then every Thursday from October 31 to March 26, 2020. The flights will be operated with Airbus A220-300 aircraft.
Located on the Red Sea coast, Marsa Alam is a beach vacation destination that is particularly popular among divers. The new route further expands Swiss’ services to Egypt, which already include regular Geneva-Hurghada flights. Swiss will be the only airline serving Marsa Alam from Geneva.
Geneva-Munich and Geneva-Frankfurt services to be retained in winter schedules

 

Swiss will continue to operate its daily services from Geneva to Munich and Frankfurt in the coming winter timetable period. Munich will receive five Swiss flights from Geneva a day, while Frankfurt will receive a total of eight daily services, four operated by Swiss and four by Lufthansa.

 

Top Copyright Photo: Swiss International Air Lines Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) HB-JCQ (msn 55040) ZRH (Rolf Wallner). Image: 947070.

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airBaltic launches two leisure routes to Kos and Menorca

airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 - BD-500-1A11) YL-CSA (msn 55003) AMS (Marco Finelli). Image: 936523.

airBaltic last weekend launched two more leisure destinations to the Mediterranean islands of Kos (Greece) and Menorca (Spain). Altogether, airBaltic have launched five new routes from Riga for this summer season. 

Destination served Flight frequency Start date Price *,

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Price *,

Premium

Price*,

Business 

Riga–Kos (Greece) 1 weekly May 11, 2019 79 EUR 139 EUR 499 EUR
Riga–Menorca (Spain) 1 weekly May 12, 2019 79 EUR 139 EUR 519 EUR

Flights to both of the new destinations are performed once per week. Flights are operated by the Airbus A220-300 aircraft.

Top Copyright Photo: airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-CSA (msn 55003) AMS (Marco Finelli). Image: 936523.

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airBaltic reports a net profit of 5.4 million euros in 2018

"Riga" - "Latvia 100" - celebrating 100 years in Latvia

airBaltic continued its growth in 2018 and achieved strong financial results. According to the financial results for 2018, for the first time in the company’s history airBaltic has achieved EUR 400 million revenue, while the net income has grown by more than 40% compared to 2017, reaching EUR 5.4 million.

 

2018 2017 Change %
Revenue EUR 408.7 million EUR 347.7 million +18%
Net income EUR 5.4 million EUR 3.7 million +46%
Passengers 4.1 million 3.5 million +17%
Flights 56 261 50 093 +12%
Employees (year-end) 1 581 1 410 +12%

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-CSL (msn 55041) (Latvia 100) AMS (Ton Jochems). Image: 946104.

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airBaltic receives its 15th Airbus A220-300

airBaltic on March 28, 2019 in Riga welcomed its 15th Airbus A220-300 jet of 2019, registered as YL-AAO. This was the first Airbus A220-300 received this year and seven more new aircraft will join the airline’s fleet by the end of the year.

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Below Copyright Photo: airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-AAO (msn 55050) BRU (Karl Cornil). Image: 946101.

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airBaltic and Mouzenidis Travel to launch charter flights to Corfu

"Riga" - "Latvia 100" - celebrating 100 years in Latvia

airBaltic in cooperation with the international tour operator Mouzenidis Travel has announced that as of June 1, 2019 it will perform weekly charter flights to the Greek island of Corfu.

The nonstop flights from Riga to Corfu will take place between June and early October.

Passengers will board an Airbus A220-300 aircraft for a flight that will last approximately 2 hours and 55 minutes.

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, the CIS and the Middle East. For summer 2019, airBaltic will launch new direct routes from Riga to Dublin, Stuttgart and Lviv as well as Kos and Menorca. In addition, next summer airBaltic has introduced three new destinations from Tallinn to Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-CSL (msn 55041) (Latvia 100) LGW (Antony J. Best). Image: 945680.

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airBaltic to fly to Kos (Greece) and Menorca (Spain)

airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 - BD-500-1A11) YL-CSA (msn 55003) BRU (Karl Cornil). Image: 938760.

airBaltic announces the adding of two more leisure destinations to its network for the summer season of 2019. Starting in May, airBaltic will perform scheduled flights to the Mediterranean islands of Kos (Greece) (below) and Menorca (Spain). Altogether, airBaltic will launch at least 8 new routes this year.

Destination served Flight frequency Start date Price *,

Basic

Price *,

Premium

Price*,

Business 

Riga – Kos (Greece) 1 weekly May 11, 2019 79 EUR 139 EUR 499 EUR
Riga – Menorca (Spain) 1 weekly May 12, 2019 79 EUR 139 EUR 519 EUR

*Lowest fare (one way), including taxes, fees and service charges

Flights to both of the new destinations will be performed once per week. Flights will be operated by the Airbus A220-300 aircraft.

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, the CIS and the Middle East. For summer 2019, airBaltic will launch new direct routes from Riga to Dublin, Stuttgart and Lviv as well as Kos and Menorca. In addition, next summer airBaltic has introduced three new destinations from Tallinn to Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): airBaltic Airbus A220-300 (Bombardier CS300 – BD-500-1A11) YL-CSA (msn 55003) BRU (Karl Cornil). Image: 938760.

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