On 31 August, Riga Airport celebrated the inaugural flight of Wizz Air’s twice-weekly services to Dortmund. The ULLC’s eighth route from the airport is operated on Wednesdays and Sundays. Cutting the celebratory cake’s first slice are: Aldis Mūrnieks, Chairman of the Board, Riga Airport, and Ewa Danecka, Нead of Riga Base, Wizz Air.
- Wizz Air, which opened its 17th base at the gateway to Latvia’s capital with three routes in June, continued to expand its presence at Riga (RIX) with the addition of a new route to Dortmund (DTM) on 31 August. The ULLC’s eighth route from the airport will be served twice-weekly (Wednesdays and Sundays), utilising its 180-seat A320s. The 1,238-kilometre sector to the German destination will face no competition from other operators.