airBaltic S14 Operation Changes

As per 09JAN14 GDS timetable/inventory display, as well as the airline’s published PDF schedule, airBaltic Summer 2014 operation changes from 30MAR14 as follow. Note frequency comparison is based on Summer 2013 vs Summer 2014. Further changes remain highly possible.

Riga – Amsterdam Increase from 12 to 14 weekly
Riga – Athens Increase from 2 to 3 weekly (01JUL14 to 03SEP14)
Riga – Bari Reduce from 2 to 1 weekly
Riga – Bergen Reduce from 6 to 2 weekly
Riga – Copenhagen Increase from 20 to 23 weekly
Riga – Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly (6 weekly from 02JUL14 to 31AUG14)
Riga – Kaliningrad Reduce from 7 to 5 weekly
Riga – Larnaca Increase from 1 to 2 weekly
Riga – Malta Increase from 1 to 2 weekly (03JUN14 to 26AUG14)
Riga – Moscow Domodedovo Increase from 10 to 11 weekly
Riga – Odessa Service In July/August 2014 operates 3 weekly, reduced from 4 weekly in same period in 2013
Riga – Palanga Increase from 5-6 weekly to 7 weekly (02JUN14 to 28SEP14)
Riga – Prague Increase from 4 to 6 weekly
Riga – Rome Increase from 8 to 9 weekly (30JUN14 to 04OCT14)
Riga – Stavanger Reduce from 6 to 5 weekly (04JUN14 to 28SEP14)
Riga – Tel Aviv Reduce from 5 to 3 weekly
Riga – Vienna Increase from 11 to 12 weekly (Based on W13 vs S14 comparison)

Following routes to be operated by Boeing 737-500 instead of Dash8-Q400 (or Dash8/Boeing 737 mix):
Riga – Berlin Tegel
Riga – Billund
Riga – Copenhagen (Majority flights)
Riga – Dusseldorf
Riga – Hamburg
Riga – Helsinki (Majority flights)
Riga – Kaunas
Riga – Minsk
Riga – Moscow Domodedovo
Riga – Oslo
Riga – St. Petersburg
Riga – Stockholm
Riga – Tallinn (Majority flights)
Riga – Turku
Riga – Vienna
Riga – Vilnius (Majority flights)

Following seasonal operation will see expanded or reduced service in terms of overall operational period, compared to Summer 2013:
Riga – Athens Service operates from 01APR14 to 25OCT14, instead of 01JUN13 to 01OCT13
Riga – Baku Service operates from 30MAR14 to 22OCT14, instead of 02JUN13 to 15SEP13
Riga – Bari Service operates from 18MAY14 to 28SEP14, instead of 06APR13 to 19OCT13
Riga – Malta Service operates from 30MAR14 to 19OCT14, instead of 11MAY13 to 19OCT13
Riga – Simferopol Service operates from 03JUN14 to 29SEP14, instead of 20MAY13 to 11OCT13