Articles Tagged ‘RIX’

Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Riga Airport celebrates 10 million transit passengers since the restoration of Latvia’s independence. More news from Aruba Airport and Cranfield University.

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

UK’s eighth busiest gateway according to CAA figures, Glasgow Airport has consolidated its annual passenger performance over recent years, growing by 2.9% in 2013. With a total of 22 carriers operating from the Scottish gateway, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant easyJet is this […]

airBaltic adds second route to Bulgaria

airBaltic adds second route to Bulgaria

airBaltic adds a new seasonal service from Riga to Varna with twice-weekly flights using Q400s.


Riga handled 4.8 million passengers in 2013; Wizz Air challenges Ryanair and Norwegian for LCC supremacy

Riga handled 4.8 million passengers in 2013; Wizz Air challenges Ryanair and Norwegian for LCC supremacy

Following the operational rationalisation of airBaltic in 2012, Riga Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance last year, posting a modest increase of 0.4%. With Wizz Air launching its 17th base at the Latvian gateway this June, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant airBaltic is this summer.

Wizz Air adds 10 new routes, including three from new Riga base

Wizz Air adds 10 new routes, including three from new Riga base

Last week, Wizz Air opened its 17th base at Riga with three new routes as well as another seven services from Gdansk, Poznan, Warsaw Chopin in Poland, Tuzla in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Vilnius in Lithuania.

airBaltic jets off from Riga to Bucharest

airBaltic jets off from Riga to Bucharest

airBaltic begins thrice-weekly operations from Riga to Bucharest, utilising Q400s.


airBaltic makes Palma de Mallorca its second Spanish destination

airBaltic makes Palma de Mallorca its second Spanish destination

airBaltic begins weekly seasonal flights from Riga to Palma de Mallorca, utilising its 737-300s.

airBaltic expands its seasonal offering with Bourgas service

airBaltic expands its seasonal offering with Bourgas service

airBaltic now links Riga to Bourgas in Bulgaria with twice-weekly flights, utilising its 737-300s.

Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air turned 10 on 19 May 2014. We reveal the airline’s rate of growth each year and which bases it has opened (and when). Plus a look at which are the airline’s busiest airports, and how much they have grown in the last 12 months. And we reveal which airports have been added to […]


airBaltic adds second route to Sweden

airBaltic adds second route to Sweden

airBaltic begins four weekly flights from Riga to Gothenburg, utilising its Q400s.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 summer timetable have brought almost 500 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for S14 Season Part 1.

airBaltic adds Aberdeen to its Riga offering

airBaltic adds Aberdeen to its Riga offering

airBaltic starts four weekly flights from Riga to Aberdeen, utilising its 737-500s.