airBaltic carried 4,135,711 passengers on its community final yr, up 17 per cent on the earlier yr.
It’s the highest variety of passengers carried in airline’s historical past.
Martin Gauss, chief govt of airBaltic, stated: “Our airline has a robust and environment friendly hybrid enterprise mannequin, loyal passengers and devoted staff.
“Along with our new plane, we had been capable of proceed our sustainable progress and construct the groundwork for future success.”
He added: “In 2019, we’ll proceed to develop, by including at the very least six new routes and extra capacities on varied different locations.
“From Riga, we’ll launch flights to Dublin, Stuttgart and Lviv.
“We are going to proceed to develop our presence additionally in Tallinn, by including flights to Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen.”
In 2018, airBaltic operated a complete of 56,261 flights or 12 per cent greater than in 2017.
The airline’s load issue, which represents the variety of passengers as a proportion of the variety of obtainable seats, was at a degree of 75 per cent in 2018.
Earlier this month it was introduced that Latvian airline airBaltic has retained its place as essentially the most punctual airline in Europe and is the second most punctual on this planet based on the OAG analysts.
They tracked the efficiency of over 58 million flight information in 2018 to create a rating of the most effective on-time efficiency for the world’s largest airways and airports.
airBaltic has been on the highest of the worldwide on-time efficiency rating for the previous 5 consecutive years.