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Sunday, 26.10.2014, 00:09
Over ten years of business at Palanga airport, Scandinavian Airlines SAS operated almost 13000 flights. The first SAS airplane from Copenhagen landed at Palanga airport on November 1, 2004, and now the airline company operates 26 weekly flights between Danish capital and Palanga, informed BC the airport.
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On October 26, the Latvian airline airBaltic enters the winter season with four new routes and improved service throughout the Baltic States, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East, informed BC Janis Vanags.
This winter season, Brussels Airlines will begin flights to and from Riga International Airport, and several other new destinations will be offered, the airport's spokeswoman Sarmite Rinmane told the business information portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Ten tourism companies from Pärnu County have sent a plea to the Association of Local Authorities of Pärnu County and Pärnu County Governor, asking for the renovation of Pärnu airport, writes LETA, referring to Estonian Public Broadcasting.
The Lithuanian airline Air Lituanica expands its business in Belarus with agency Ticketing Airport Services Belarus becoming the official commercial representative of the company. The agency will be responsible for the distribution of Air Lituanica flight tickets on the Belarusian market and represent the company in terms of marketing and the market of tourism, the airline said in a statement, cites LETA/ELTA.
In September 2014, Estonia's national carrier Estonian Air carried altogether 51,960 passengers, an increase of 3.7% compared to the same month last year when Estonian Air carried 50,119 passengers. In the first nine months Estonian Air carried altogether 420,223 passengers, a decrease of 1.9% compared to 2013, writes LETA.
Turkish Airlines has announced about the launch of direct flights to the capitals of Lithuania and – Vilnius and Tallinn, operating from 26 October 2014. Turkish Airlines was named the Best Airline in Europe 2014, reports LETA/ELTA.