airBaltic seeing strong demand for heavy cabin baggage

posted on 15th August 2019 by Justin Burns
airBaltic seeing strong demand for heavy cabin baggage

Baltic carrier airBaltic says it is seeing strong demand for heavy cabin baggage since It introduced a new service in March.

The carrier said that since it began, 100,000 bookings have been made by the airline’s passengers.

As part of the new service, airBaltic passengers can purchase additional weight of four kilograms for their free cabin baggage allowance for a price starting at €9.99. By using the service, the total cabin bag allowance can reach a total weight of up to 12 kilograms. 

airBaltic CEO, Martin Gauss said: “Heavy cabin cabbage is an innovative service and we see that it is continuing to grow in popularity.

“So far, the service has been growing by around 10% every week in volume terms, showing that our passengers appreciate the product. The service addresses those passengers, who need more than eight kilograms.”