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Monday, 26.01.2015, 02:19
Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, on January 23rd celebrated its 8 millionth customer on flights to and from Riga. The lucky passenger, Inna Kudrjasova, arriving from London Stansted was greeted by Ryanair and the airport management at Riga airport.
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airBaltic, the world’s most punctual airline, will launch a new route between Riga and Thessaloniki (Greece) this summer, on June 5, 2015. The new route will add another popular summer destination for Baltic travellers, as well as connecting travellers from the south with Riga, and beyond to destinations in the Baltics, Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East.
'Scandinavian Airlines' (SAS) has announced its return to Riga International Airport, and from March 29 will be offering direct flights between Riga and Stockholm, LETA was informed by the airline.
ACI (Airports Council International) EUROPE has released a new study on the economic impact of European airports. The study, conducted by InterVISTAS, independently quantifies and documents the economic contribution of the airport industry, informs LETA/ELTA.
In 2014, a total of 3.8 million passengers used the services of Lithuania's three airports in Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga, or by 9.1% more than in 2013, informs LETA/ELTA.
Aeroflot increased its Moscow-Tallinn frequency from daily to twice daily from 12th January 2015, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Gabi Kool, CEO of Coalition Rewards, owner and operator of the PINS program, and Martin Gauss, President and CEO of airBaltic, introduce the innovative Shopper Flyer Program PINS during a discussion with Corporate Review with guest host Donald Trump Jr, reports BC press service of Coalition Rewards.