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Monday, 03.08.2015, 11:37
The Lithuanian government is seeking to appoint technical, financial and legal advisers to assist in the development and implementation of Lithuanian airports concession project. Therefore, a public consultation regarding the advisory services for the concessions project has been announced, reported BC chief project manager for PPP Irmantas Butkauskas.
Keyword tags: Airport, Legislation, Lithuania, Transport
Estonia's national carrier Estonian Air will replace its Embraer 170 planes with Bombardier CRJ-700 aircraft in the coming months, LETA/Postimees reports.
Austrian Airlines signed a new cooperation agreement with Estonia's national carrier Estonian Air, according to which two Estonian Air aircraft will service Austrian Airlines flights, mainly flying to Eastern Europe, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Today, July 29, Riga International Airport welcomed its 50 millionth passenger since the establishment of the airport. Ms Monta Skābarniece arrived at the airport onboard airBaltic flight from Munich, reported BC head of the communications teamat JSC Riga Airport Sarmīte Rinmane.
The national airline airBaltic is currently in talks with two prospective investors – aviation companies, the possibility to involve all three Baltic countries in airBaltic is also under consideration, Transport Minister Anrijs Matiss (Unity) told LNT television this morning, reports LETA.
According to Lithuania's Deputy Transport and Communications Minister Arijandas Sliupas, the ministry is currently intensively working on the concession project of the country's airports: it is expected to give them to entrepreneurs already in 2016, reports LETA/ELTA.
The Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport announced on the ceremony devoted to punctuality awards that Estonian Air was the most punctual airline, the Estonian national carrier announced BC.