airBaltic has reported that when compared to the first full week of May, the number
of new bookings made on airBaltic flights last week increased by
In total, passengers made more than 13,000
new reservations last week alone.
Martin Gauss, CEO of airBaltic,
said, ďDuring the last two months, while flying was not possible,
we had very few new bookings. We already expected that it would
change once we are able to fly again. Although we have a positive
momentum, it still is only a fraction of bookings airBaltic had
before the crisis. It is our main aim to connect Baltics to the
world, and we are glad to resume flights to major European
During the first week of airBaltic resuming
scheduled flights, the airline carried 4,315 passengers. The most
popular routes were from Riga to Frankfurt and Oslo as well as
from Tallinn to Amsterdam.
On 18 May, airBaltic resumed flights from Riga to
Tallinn and Vilnius. The airline is also operating flights to
Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Munich and Oslo as well as various
direct connections from Tallinn and Vilnius.
The airline has also unveiled plans to resume flights from Riga to Berlin, Hamburg,
Vienna and Dusseldorf.
airBaltic Airbus A220-300 Interview with Martin Gauss, CEO.