airBaltic Launches New Service Between Riga and Kittila in Finland
airBaltic launched new once-weekly weekly service between Riga, Latvia and Kittilӓ, Finland on Saturday, December 18, 2021. The scheduled flight time on the route is one hour and 55 minutes and return fares are available from €149.
On Monday (December 20, 2021), airBaltic announced the launch of new once-weekly Saturday service between Riga, Latvia and Kittilä, Finland, with the inaugural flight taking place on Saturday, December 18, 2021. The flight time on the route is one hour and 55 minutes and fares are available from €149. airBaltic currently offers direct service to over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius. In September 2021, the carrier also launched new service from Riga to Tenerife (Canary Islands, Spain) and Dubai (United Arab Emirates).
Established in 1995, Air Baltic Corporation SA (airBaltic) is a joint stock company with most of the equity (96.14%) held by the Latvian state and the remaining shares held by Lars Thuesen through his holding company Aircraft Leasing 1 SIA. The airline Group also includes Air Baltic Training SIA, Loyalty Services SIA, Baltijas Kravu Centrs SIA and Crew Resources AS. One of the most punctual carriers in the world, the airline connects the Baltic region to over 70 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS with a fleet of 32 Airbus A220-300s.