PLQ-AMS

airBaltic inaugurated operations between Palanga, on Lithuania’s Baltic coast, and Amsterdam on Wednesday 29 May. The 1,135-kilometre service will be maintained with the A220-300 aircraft on Wednesdays and Sundays. The carrier faces no competition between the two cities. Flight BT1061, which originates in Riga, departs Palanga at 12:50 local time, arriving in Amsterdam at 14:00 […]

June 3, 2024 | Latest Route News +

RIX-LJU

airBaltic inaugurated flights between Riga and Slovenia’s capital of Ljubljana on Thursday 25 April, linking the two cities with a scheduled air service for the very first time. The 1,360-kilometre route will be maintained 2-weekly, on Thursdays and Sundays, with the 148-seat A220-300 aircraft. It faces no competition between the two capitals. Flight BT477 departs […]

April 30, 2024 | Latest Route News +

Located in southern Poland, Kraków welcomed a record 9.4 million passengers in 2023, cementing its position as the country’s second-busiest airport. Famed for being a big inbound tourist market and the country’s Poland’s second most populous city, Kraków gained an additional million passengers versus 2019. Eight airlines were added in two years Analysing Cirium schedules […]

TLL-GVA

airBaltic chose the penultimate day of 2023, Saturday December 30, to inaugurate flights between Tallinn and Geneva. The 1,920-kilometre service will be maintained weekly with the 145-seat A220-300 aircraft. It becomes the fourth new route to be introduced by airBaltic from Tallinn this winter, complementing Tampere, Tenerife and Las Palmas. airBaltic faces no competition on […]

January 4, 2024 | Latest Route News +

LPA airBaltic

airBaltic opened its seasonal winter base in Gran Canaria on Thursday November 30, with the launch of its first of nine new routes. 30 November: Tallinn (weekly) 1 December: Bergen (2-weekly) 2 December: Vilnius (weekly) 2 December: Sandefjord (2-weekly) 3 December: Aalborg (2-weekly) 3 December: Oslo OSL (weekly) 4 December: Billund (2-weekly) 4 December: Copenhagen (weekly) 5 December: Tampere (weekly) Alongside the new additions, the airline already maintains […]

December 4, 2023 | Latest Route News +

STR - DXB

Since 2015 Dubai has been the leading non-European destination from European airports as measured by annual non-stop seat capacity. That was the year when it overtook New York, which had previously held that honour. Just a decade earlier, in 2005, Dubai had only had around 40% of New York’s European seat capacity. Since 2015, Dubai […]

Spain’s 14th most-served airport, Bilbao welcomed 5.13 million passengers in 2022, making it the largest airport on the country’s north coast. Aena statistics indicates that around 65% of passengers were domestic and 35% international. Like so many airports globally, its recovery continues. However, it has gained various new airlines since the pandemic, while key players […]

Wizz Air Prague

The capital of Armenia, Yerevan recorded 3.65 million passengers in 2022, as the following figure shows. It exceeded its previous best year – 2019 – by an considerable 19.7%. More than this, traffic in the first five months of 2023 totalled 1.85 million – 83.3% more than its previous best January-May, achieved last year. The […]

RIX-HAJ

airBaltic added another new route to its network on Saturday 15 April with the introduction of flights between Riga and Hannover. The 1,045-kilometre service will be maintained 2-weekly, on Tuesdays and Saturdays, primarily with the 148-seat A220-300. Select flights will be operated by an A319, which airBaltic has wet-leased from Romania’s Carpatair for the summer peak […]

April 18, 2023 | Latest Route News +