Airport news

2014 04 04

SAS increases services to the US
Scandinavian Airlines SAS was the first airline to fly over the North Pole to the US West Coast in 1954. It is also now celebrating 50 years of service between Copenhagen and Chicago. In 2014, SAS is continuing to increase its traffic, adding weekly departures and a new route to the USA. In doing so, SAS is cementing its position as Scandinavia's biggest and most capable airline for travel to the United States.

2014 04 04

Air Lituanica to launch flights to two cities of Sweden this summer
The connections between Lithuania and Sweden will be especially convenient this summer: the airline Air Lituanica will offer seasonal flights to two Swedish cities – Gothenburg and Malmö. Flights will be operated from the middle of June until the end of August twice a week on both routes at evening time.

2014 03 26

Vilnius, 26 March 2014: Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, today announced a new route from Vilnius from June 2014. The new service will be operated on one of the airline’s new Airbus A320 aircraft from 22 June 2014 and will be a direct connection from Lithuania to Cyprus.

2014 03 24

In May SAS increases the frequency on Stockholm – Vilnius Route
Since May 4, 2014 Scandinavian Airlines SAS increases the frequency on Stockholm - Vilnius route up to 28 weekly flights. Additional flights will be operated from the biggest airport in Sweden, Arlanda airport in Stockholm, on Sundays at 20:45 and on Mondays and Thursdays at 21:05. Additional SAS flights from Vilnius will be operated on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at 6:40.

2014 02 20

Vilnius Airport shared the good experience of the presidency of the EU Council with Riga Airport
Yesterday Vilnius International Airport (VIA) received a delegation of executives from Riga International Airport. Vilnius Airport invited Latvians to present VIA’s performance during the six-month Lithuanian presidency of the EU Council and to share the examples of the airport’s successful activities at the time of presidency-related events. Latvia will preside over the Council of the EU in the first half-year of 2015.

2014 02 19

Norwegian to launch direct flights from Vilnius to Stockholm
The Norwegian airline Norwegian Air Shuttle, branded Norwegian on the market, continues its expansion in Lithuania. A new airline's route from Vilnius International Airport (VIA) to Stockholm Arlanda Airport will be launched on 8 March this year.

2014 02 12

Air Lituanica launches flights to Tallinn
From 12 March the airline Air Lituanica launches flights on the new route to Tallinn. Flights to the capital of Estonia will be operated on business days, in the morning and in the evening.

2014 02 12

Turkish Airlines to operate more flights from Vilnius
From 28 April this year Turkish Airlines, being the fourth largest airline in Europe, will increase the number of regular flights from Vilnius International Airport (VIA) from 3 to 6 flights per week. Three additional flights will be operated on Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays by aircrafts Airbus 319 and Airbus 320.

2014 02 11

Turkish Airlines will increase Vilnius service to 6 flights a week
Due to strong demand on its Vilnius route, Turkish Airlines, the 4th largest carrier in Europe, will increase its flights between Vilnius and Istanbul as from April 2014. Effective from the 28th of April, the schedule will increase from 3 weekly to 6 weekly flights. The additional three flights will operate on a Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays using Airbus 319 and Airbus 320 aircrafts, which are configured for two classes; Business and Economy.

2014 02 11

SAS Launches Next-generation EuroBonus
EuroBonus, one of Scandinavia's leading loyalty programs highly valued by many SAS customers, now sees the launch of a new generation EuroBonus, providing a number of benefits and services to make traveling even easier and better. The new EuroBonus will take effect from April 2014.