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AirBaltic to Resume Flights to London From Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius This Week
AirBaltic announced on Tuesday that they will resume flights from all three Baltic states to London this week. From July 1st, the carrier will relaunch service to London from Riga and Vilnius, while flights from Tallinn will resume on July 4, 2020.
Today, airBaltic announced the resumption of service to London from all three Baltic states this week. Starting July 1st, service will resume to London from Riga and Vilnius, while Tallinn-London flights will resume on July 4, 2020. AirBaltic currently offers service from Riga to European business hubs and is in the process of adding flights to popular leisure destinations such as Dubrovnik, Rijeka and Split (Croatia), Barcelona (Spain), Nice (France), Larnaca (Cyprus) as well as Rome, Catania and Milan (Italy). The carrier also currently offers a variety of convenient connections from Tallinn and Vilnius. In Tuesday’s announcement, airBaltic’s CEO, Martin Gauss said,
“The safety and health of our passengers remains the highest priority. We have introduced strong safety measures and our new flight operations follow the recommendations issued by authorities. All passengers on boars airBaltic aircraft are provided with a complimentary basic care kit consisting of a protective face mask and disinfection wipes.”
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.