Tag: Airbus A220-300

airBaltic tests SpaceX’s Starlink internet

airBaltic announces it has conducted an initial test of SpaceX’s Starlink internet connectivity system onboard its Airbus A220-300 aircraft. The ground test was conducted at the airline’s home base in Riga, and the inflight connectivity system was tested with a full cabin comprising airBaltic...

airBaltic exceeds 150 thousand flights with Airbus A220-300

The Latvian national airline airBaltic announces that it has exceeded 150 thousand flights operated with the Airbus A220-300 aircraft, since introducing this model to its fleet in 2016. Currently, airBaltic’s single-type fleet consists of 47 aircraft, marking the largest fleet size in the company...

airBaltic receives its 47th Airbus A220-300 aircraft

On February 13, 2024, the Latvian national airline airBaltic welcomed its 47th Airbus A220-300 jet, registered as YL-ABU, in Riga. This is the first Airbus A220-300 delivery for airBaltic in 2024. It is a part of the 50 Airbus A220-300 which airBaltic has ordered. Furthermore, in November 2023...

airBaltic Launches Seasonal Base in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria. Today, on December 1, 2023, the Latvian national airline airBaltic launched its seasonal base in Gran Canaria, one of Spain’s Canary Islands. During this winter, airBaltic will base two of its Airbus A220-300 aircraft at the Gran Canaria airport (LPA), serving a total of 10 direct ro...

airBaltic receives its 45th Airbus A220-300 aircraft

On November 21, 2023, the Latvian national airline airBaltic welcomed its 45th Airbus A220-300 jet, registered as YL-ABS, in Riga. This is the sixth Airbus A220-300 delivery for airBaltic in 2023. It is a part of the 50 Airbus A220-300 which airBaltic has ordered. Furthermore, the company has anno...

airBaltic receives its 43rd Airbus A220-300 aircraft

On September 2, 2023, the Latvian national airline airBaltic welcomed its 43rd Airbus A220-300 jet, registered as YL-ABR, in Riga. This is the fourth Airbus A220-300 delivery for airBaltic in 2023. It is a part of the 50 Airbus A220-300 which airBaltic has ordered. In addition, airBaltic holds...

Delta continues expansion of fuel-efficient Airbus A220 fleet

Delta Air Lines will continue refreshing its fuel-efficient, state-of-the-art fleet after executing options for 12 new Airbus A220-300 aircraft. Slated for delivery in 2026 and 2027, the expansion of Delta’s A220 family is an important step towards the airline’s ongoing efforts on fleet simpl...

airBaltic Receives its 39th Airbus A220-300

On December 31, 2022, the Latvian national airline airBaltic welcomed its 39th Airbus A220-300 jet, registered as YL-ABM, in Riga. This was the seventh Airbus A220-300 aircraft delivery for airBaltic in 2022. It is a part of the 50 Airbus A220-300 which airBaltic has ordered. In addition, a...

airBaltic Celebrates Six Years of Airbus A220-300 Operations

In December 2022, the Latvian airline airBaltic marks a six year anniversary of Airbus A220-300 operations. On December 14, 2016 the first A220-300 commercial flight departed from Riga to Amsterdam. Martin Gauss, President and CEO of airBaltic: “Airbus A220-300 has transformed our airline, b...

airBaltic Receives its 37th and 38th Airbus A220-300

On December 2, 2022, the Latvian national airline airBaltic welcomed its 37th and 38th Airbus A220-300 jets, registered as YL-ABK and YL-ABL, in Riga. These are the fifth and the sixth of eight planned Airbus A220-300 aircraft deliveries for airBaltic in 2022. They are a part of the 50 Airbus A220-3...

airBaltic Records 10 Million Airbus A220-300 Passengers

Today, on November 8, the Latvian airline airBaltic recorded the reach of 10 million-passenger mark, traveling on Airbus A220-300 aircraft. Since the launch of commercial operations with the A220 on December 14, 2016, the airline has already completed more than 114 000 flights and flown over 251 ...

airBaltic Participates in Farnborough International Airshow

Latvian airline airBaltic announces that from July 18 until July 22, 2022 it will take part at the Farnborough International Airshow. Together with the aircraft manufacturer Airbus, airBaltic will showcase one of its Airbus A220-300 aircraft. Farnborough International Airshow is one of the lar...

airBaltic receives its 35th Airbus A220-300

Latvian airline airBaltic welcomed its 35th Airbus A220-300 jet, registered as YL-ABI, in Riga. This is the third of eight planned Airbus A220-300 aircraft deliveries for airBaltic in 2022. This aircraft is a part of the 50 Airbus A220-300 which airBaltic has ordered. In addition, airBaltic h...

airBaltic Launches Flights to Batumi

Latvian airline airBaltic launched direct flights between Riga and Batumi, Georgia on May 7. airBaltic now connects both cities with two weekly flights. Located in Georgia and bordered by the Black Sea, Batumi is a port city that is famous for its sunny beaches, impressive architecture and bot...

airBaltic Airbus A220-300 Seat Count Increased up to 149

Latvian airline airBaltic reports that as the Airbus A220-300 aircraft is now certified to operate up to 149 seats, the company’s fleet is undergoing gradual change in cabin configuration, unblocking additional seats that couldn’t be used previously. Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of a...

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