Articles Tagged ‘RIX’

Ryanair launches new base and doubles destinations from Riga Airport

Ryanair launches new base and doubles destinations from Riga Airport

Ryanair has launched a new base at Riga Airport with two new based aircraft and a significantly-expanded route network. Riga Airport baked a specially-designed cake to celebrate the occasion with airline representatives. With the base opening, Ryanair launches services from Riga to 17 new destinations.

airBaltic launches Riga-Dubai service

airBaltic launches Riga-Dubai service

airBaltic has launched direct service between Riga and Dubai, connecting the two cities with four weekly flights. The route is operated with the A220-300.

airBaltic launches Edinburgh-Riga service

airBaltic launches Edinburgh-Riga service

airBaltic launched a new route between Edinburgh and Riga on 2 July 2021, connecting the two cities twice-weekly. The service is operated with an A220-300.


Ryanair announces Venice Treviso base, its 15th in Italy

Ryanair announces Venice Treviso base, its 15th in Italy

Ryanair reveals Treviso as its next base with 18 routes coming for 45 in S21. Treviso is the ULCC’s 28th largest airport and biggest remaining non-base.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> airBaltic CEO: "we are ready to go – I see the end of this crisis"

Routes Reconnected: airBaltic CEO: “we are ready to go – I see the end of this crisis”

airBaltic is looking more than ever at longer routes using its A220s, perhaps even from an airport with one of its 22 codeshare partners.

Wizz Air announces 19 routes, including TWO new UK bases

Wizz Air announces 19 routes, including TWO new UK bases

Wizz Air to begin new bases at London Gatwick and Doncaster Sheffield, making three UK bases, while expanding at Riga and Tallinn.


airBaltic announce five routes from Vilnius

airBaltic announce five routes from Vilnius

airBaltic will base a third A220-300 at Vilnius and begin Dubrovnik, Gothenburg, Hamburg, Rijeka and Zurich from Vilnius. None will have direct competition.

Laudamotion launches winter services from Vienna

Laudamotion launches winter services from Vienna

Laudamotion launches its bumper W19 offering with many new services from Vienna.  Highlights include to Birmingham, Bordeaux, Brussels South Charleroi, Edinburgh, Münster/Osnabrück, Riga, Stockholm Skavsta and Vilnius.

30 Second Interview: Martin Gauss, CEO airBaltic

30 Second Interview: Martin Gauss, CEO airBaltic

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor James Davis recently sat down with airBaltic CEO, Martin Gauss to learn about the network implications of becoming an all-A220 airline, and the news of a possible non-Baltic base. We also take a quick look at the carrier’s top unserved markets.


Pobeda connects Riga with Moscow Vnukovo

Pobeda connects Riga with Moscow Vnukovo

Pobeda launches twice weekly service between Riga and the Russian capital.

airBaltic increases leisure offering from Riga

airBaltic increases leisure offering from Riga

airBaltic introduces flights to Kos and Menorca from its largest base. 

Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

With Hamilton Airport tasting success in Part I for the cake it commissioned for Norwegian’s first flight from Dublin, it is now time for S19 Part II of the Public Vote. With another 26 entries overt the past two weeks, which will be your choice for Cake of the Week? Vote now!!