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Friday, 13.12.2019, 16:33
An investment of 20m Euros is aimed at creating one of the largest aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities in Europe.
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Latvian airline airBaltic continues its expansion in the Baltics and announces the launch of four new direct destinations from Tallinn, Estonia, and five new destinations from Vilnius, Lithuania. In total, airBaltic will add 13 new routes to its summer season 2020 route map, informed airBaltic representatives.
The Latvian airline airBaltic received the CAPA Regional Airline of the Year award in a special ceremony in Malta on December 5, 2019, BC learned from the company.
Tallinn Airport served over three million passengers in the first 11 months of 2019, which is 8.9% more than in the same period last year, the end of November also saw the surpassing of last year's passenger record, when over 3 mln passengers passed through the airport for the first time, informed LETA.
Latvia's airBaltic national carrier flew 4.345 mln passengers in the first ten months of 2019, which is an increase of 22% against the same period last year, the company informed LETA.
As part of its strategy of sustainable profitable growth, Finnish carrier Finnair is extending the operating season of its newly announced Sapporo route to year-round operations, informed LETA/BNS.
The Rail Baltica joint venture, RB Rail, has delivered a study evaluating the essential features and requirements for the integration of airport passenger traffic with the Rail Baltica high-speed railway infrastructure.