In July, Lithuanian Airports teamed up with airBaltic to promote the continuing return of flights to and from Vilnius. They set up a row of plane seats in a popular leisure zone near the city’s White Bridge and offered people the chance to win a flight to Paris by staying seated for as long as possible.
Last August, Riga International Airport celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way with a special performance of Latvia’s national dance – Gatves Deja – on its runway. The performance has now won in the “Event Organisation” category at the prestigious “IPRA Golden World Awards 2020”.
After months of discussions and planning, Cornwall Airport Newquay launched British Airways’ Public Service Obligation (PSO) operation to and from London Heathrow on 24 July 2020, following the administration of Flybe and the temporary absence of a vital connection to the UK capital.
Wizz Air has announced a new route from Larnaca to Bergen, starting on 9 August 2020. In May the airline launched a new base in Larnaca and this latest announcement enhances its commitment to the further development of its network in Cyprus.
Regular international services to and from Riga Airport have been resumed by LOT Polish Airlines. The carrier is operating flights to Warsaw four times a week. It is now possible to travel to 49 destinations from Riga and seven international airlines have already resumed regular international passenger services from Riga.