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AirBaltic Announces New Seasonal Service Between Riga and Rhodes From August 6, 2020
On Thursday, airBaltic announced new seasonal service between Riga and the Greek Island of Rhodes from August 6, 2020. The twice-weekly flights will be operated with an Airbus A220 and by the end of August, the carrier will connect the Baltics with 69 destinations.
Yesterday (July 29, 2020), airBaltic announced the launch of new seasonal service between Riga and the Greek Island of Rhodes from August 6, 2020. The carrier will offer twice-weekly service and the route will be serviced with an Airbus A220. AirBaltic offers direct flights from Riga to various European business hubs and popular leisure destinations. By the end of August, the carrier will connect the Baltics with 69 destinations. In Thursday’s announcement, airBaltic’s CEO, Martin Gauss said,
“We are pleased to offer our travellers another popular summer destination to the Greek Island of Rhodes as well as connecting travellers from the south with Riga and beyond. We are resuming more flights while continuing to follow a variety of additional safety measures to protect our employees and passengers.”
As regulations are constantly changing, airBaltic reminds guests to review travel restrictions and airport restrictions associated with their itinerary. Established in 1995, airBaltic is a joint stock company with most of the equity (80%) held by the Latvian state and the remaining shares held by Lars Thuesen through his holding company Aircraft Leasing 1 SIA. One of the most punctual carriers in the world, the airline connects the Baltic region to over 55 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS with a fleet of 22 Airbus A220-300s. The carrier received the CAPA Regional Airline of the Year in 2017 and in 2018/2019 received the ATW Airline Industry Achievement Award for ‘Market Leader of the Year.’ airBaltic also received the ‘Sector Leadership Award’ by Airline Business in 2019.