Airport news

2014 09 11

SAS moves into new Heathrow terminal
This week SAS has welcomed its first passengers to the new Queen's Terminal in Heathrow. Opened this June, Queen's Terminal, or Terminal 2, is the new home of all Star Alliance airlines that fly to Heathrow, 23 members in total.

2014 09 09

Vilnius Airport has welcomed 2-millionth passenger
Ms Jana Hamranova from Slovakia, who flew to Vilnius on Lufthansa, has become the 2-millionth passenger at Vilnius Airport this year.

2014 09 08

Estonian Air has extended onlince check-in time
Estonian Air has extended onlince check-in time and it is possible to check in online for all Estonian Air operated flights ,except St Petersburg and Kiev departures, up to 36 hours before scheduled departure. Online check in closes 45 minutes before departure.

2014 09 04

Ryanair announced a new route from Vilnius to Madrid
On September 3rd, „Ryanair” announced a new route from Vilnius to Madrid, that will commence for the summer 2015 schedule on 29th of March 2015 and will operate four times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

2014 09 03

Vilnius Airport serviced record number of passengers in August
Vilnius Airport reached a new activity record for August 2014 – more than 301,000 passengers travelled through the airport.

2014 08 06

„Wizz Air“ expansion in Vilnius – three new routes
„Wizz Air“, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, announced further expansion of its low fare route network in Lithuania. Starting with summer 2015 season, the airline will start operating flights from Vilnius to Frankfurt Hahn three times a week, Belfast and Malmo twice a week, each.

2014 07 30

airBaltic to start direct flights from Vilnius to Amsterdam
For the winter season, Latvian airline “airBaltic” will launch a direct route and link Lithuanian capital Vilnius with Amsterdam. At the same time, another direct flight, connecting Tallinn and Paris will be launched as well.

2014 07 28

Autumn to bring more flights from Lithuania to Denmark
Air Lituanica has added Billund to its schedule of regular flights - the flights to the town of Denmark launched during the summer season will remain on the schedule twice a week.

2014 07 22

Turkish Airlines to have non-stop 5 weekly service from Vilnius
Due to strong demand on its Vilnius route, Turkish Airlines, the 3rd largest carrier in Europe, increases its flights between Vilnius and Istanbul. Effective from the 26th October 2014, the schedule will no longer feature Tallinn, instead it will be a non-stop service between Vilnius and Istanbul. The new service will run 5 times a week on Boeing 737-800 aircrafts, which are configured for two classes; Business and Economy.

2014 07 18

Ryanair celebrates 15 million Baltic passengers
Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, today, 18 July, celebrated its 15th millionth passenger to/from the three Baltic countries – Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania. The lucky passenger was Ms Sima Vaskelyte who was on her way to Bremen. A celebration was held at Vilnius airport where Ms Vaskelyte was presented with a Ryanair flight voucher from Vilnius to a destination of her choice and cupcakes were served to all passengers departing on a Ryanair flight this morning.