airBaltic launches Riga-Almaty flight

posted on 30th April 2018 by yumna
airBaltic launches Riga-Almaty flight

The Latvian airline airBaltic yesterday, on April 29, launched a new route from Riga International Airport to Almaty in Kazakhstan. The new service offers convenient travel between the two cities, and beyond to destinations in the Baltics, Scandinavia, Russia, and the CIS.

Wolfgang Reuss, Senior Vice President of Network Management at airBaltic: “We are delighted to launch flights between Riga and Almaty for the summer season of 2018. Thanks to our modernised fleet with CS300 aircraft we now can reach further destinations and offer an improved flying experience for travelers on the world’s most modern aircraft. The new route from Riga to Almaty is the second longest flight on our network.”

airBaltic flies from Riga to Almaty 3 flights weekly. Passengers will board a Bombardier CS300 aircraft for a flight that will last approximately 5 hours and 15 minutes. One-way ticket prices start at 159 EUR, including airport fees and transaction costs. A full schedule of airBaltic flights can be found on the company’s homepage at www.airbaltic.com.