Posts tagged as Direct flights

airBaltic resumes direct flights from Vilnius to Amsterdam and Berlin

Monday, June 1, 2020

After receiving all of the necessary permissions, the Latvian government-sponsored airline, airBaltic has confirmed it plans to resume direct flights from Vilnius to Amsterdam on June 8, 2020, and to Berlin on June 11, 2020. Martin Gauss, CEO of airBaltic: “Until the crisis began, we provided the best connectivity to and from all three Baltic capitals. Now we return with a clear target to maintain our positions in Lithuania and…

Vilnius-London City flights a success, but won’t turn profitable for another few years

Monday, September 2, 2019

Direct flights from Vilnius to London City, launched by Polish airline LOT in May, have lived up to expectations, according to Vilnius Airport operator Lietuvos Oro Uostai (Lithuanian Airports). However, the route may become profitable only in several years. The passenger load factor is going up every month, the operator said, and now stands at around 68 percent. “It has, obviously, lived up to our expectations. The direction was important…