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Friday, 09.10.2015, 23:01
The new Estonian state-owned aviation company Nordic Aviation Group will be developed and managed by the current CEO of Infortar, owner company of Estonia's biggest passenger shipping company Tallink, which has shown interest in the past in buying the current national airline Estonian Air, LETA/Äripäev.ee reports.
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In summer season 2016, the Spanish airline Vueling will open a Tallinn-Rome route, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
More than 207,000 passengers passed through Tallinn Airport in September 2015, 6% more than September last year, the company announced BC.
During the summer of 2017 from 14 July to 18 August, Vilnius Airport will be carrying out reconstruction of the runway. Aircrafts will not be landing in Vilnius during the specified period, and communication with Lithuania will be ensured through other air gateways – most of the airlines are planning to move their flights to Kaunas and Palanga for this period, informs BC airport’s press service.
The first CRJ700 aircraft has landed at Tallinn airport on Friday to start serving Estonian Air regular flights in the nearest days; the second CRJ700 aircraft will arrive in a week to serve Estonian Air routes, Estonian national carrier reported, cites LETA.
Chinese investors from Chengdu Municipality could launch direct flights between Riga and the said province in about one year, but further collaboration could evolve in the form of investments in the Latvian national airline airBaltic, Transport Ministry's State Secretary Kaspars Ozolins said in an interview with Latvian Radio this morning, cites LETA.
The Estonian government decided this week to create two new state-owned companies and will allocate over 72 million euros to set them up, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.