airBaltic extends operating season for Riga-Athens and Riga-Reykjavik routes

posted on 30th July 2019 by Justin Burns
airBaltic extends operating season for Riga-Athens and Riga-Reykjavik routes

Latvian airline airBaltic has extended the operating season of routes from Riga to Athens and Riga to Reykjavik.

Flights to Reykjavik (Iceland) will now run until 31 January, 2020 and restart on 3 March, 2020, while services to Athens (Greece) will continue until 1 December, 2019 and restart on 4 March, 2020.

From October till January, airBaltic will fly from Riga to Reykjavik two times a week utilising an Airbus A220-300 aircraft. Between December 2019 and January 2020, the carrier will fly from Riga to Athens two times a week also operating an Airbus A220-300 on the sector.

airBaltic chief executive officer, Martin Gauss said: “We see a growing demand from our passengers for flights to Athens and Reykjavik thus we have now extended the operating season on these routes.

“This is all possible thanks to continuous introduction of more state-of-the-art Airbus A220-300 aircraft on airBaltic fleet.”

airBaltic serves over 80 destinations from its Baltic bases in Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius.