airBaltic Passenger Numbers See a 265% Increase


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In November 2021, Latvian airline airBaltic has carried 157 200 passengers – 265% more than during the same month last year.

Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “We have seen very strong results in the autumn months and we are on a path to recovery from the worst part of the pandemic. However, there are more challenges ahead for the aviation industry due to ongoing Covid-19 concerns. We are flexibly responding to these challenges to ensure connectivity for our passengers throughout Europe and beyond.”

Figures for November 2021 compared to November 2020:

  • Passengers: 157,200 versus 43,100. Difference: +265%
  • Flights: 2,740 versus 1,000. Difference: +174%
  • 15-minute flight punctuality indicator: 90.1% versus 97.2%. Difference: -7.0%

Currently, airBaltic flies to over 70 destinations from Riga International Airport (RIX) and recently added destinations of Dubai and Tenerife to its global network.

Source: airBaltic