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 +


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 +


Research and analysis by Air Service One, using a variety of data sources including Cirium schedules data and Flightradar24.com, suggests that airlines have launched just under 200 new routes involving European airports during the first few days of the summer 2023 (S23) season, from Friday 24 March to Thursday 30 March. Over 100 of these […]

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In case anyone thought that Wizz Air had become the new champion of new route launches across Europe, Ryanair has apparently made it clear that it is still Europe’s leading airline when it comes to starting new services. Research by The ANKER Report indicates that Europe’s biggest (U)LCC will be launching almost 250, yes 250, […]