In the first five months of 2012, Estonian Air carried 46% more passengers than in the same period in 2011. The amount of passengers on regular flights increased by almost half, also the load factor of Estonian Air flights has improved significantly.
In May Estonian Air carried in Tallinn Airport altogether 98,439 passengers on regular flights, which is 91.1% increase compared to last year. The load factor of Estonian Air flights in May was 73.8% which is 11.4 percentage points higher than year before,TravelDailyNews.com reported.
In the first five months of 2012, Estonian Air carried altogether 323 240 passengers, out of which 322 590 on regular flights. The amount of passengers on regular flights increased by 46%.
Estonian Air operated 7433 flights in the first five months, which is 65.4% more flights than last year. In May 2192 flights were operated, which is 98.9% more flights than last year.
The regularity of Estonian Air flights in the first five months was 98.6% and the 15-minute punctuality was 83.2%. In May the regularity and the punctuality were 99% and 84.9% respectively.
“The new business model, which was launched at the end of March, has shown positive results: the number of point-to-point and transit passengers has increased significantly and the operations have been stabilized,“ said Rauno Parras, CCO of Estonian Air.
Latvian Education and Science Ministry (ESM) plans to allocate an additional 2.3 million LVL for salaries of school coaches.
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Moscow traffic police pay more attention to cars with foreign license plates because such vehicles are often used in crimes, according to the press office of the State Traffic Safety Inspectorate for Moscow.
Latvian residents overpaid a total of 12 million LVL when purchasing expensive compensated medications last year, as reported by the director of the National Health Service Maris Taube at the opening of the “Ārstējies nepārmaksājot” (Don't overpay for treatment) informative campaign.
Sales of the Galaxy S4 smartphone have reached 10 million in «record» time, Samsung announced on May 23.
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I deny the information that the whereabouts of the suspended director of the Customs Criminal Office of the State Revenue Service Vladimir Vaskevics are unknown, says his wife business woman Inara Vilkaste.
US car giant Ford Motor will shut all its Australian manufacturing plants by October 2016, after more than 85 years of making vehicles in the country.
Bomb disposal specialists of the Latvian National Armed Forces (LNAF) successfully neutralized the 500 kg aircraft bomb that was recently found in Ventspil port.
Yesterday, May 21, a 500 kg large aircraft bomb was found on the premises of Ventspils port, 3rd Zemessardze disttict headquarters representative Zanda Tamulone reports.
On Wednesday, May 22, the Enterprise Register of the Republic of Latvia registered a joint company - Kredītinformācijas Birojs – founded by a number of Latvian commercial banks – SEB bank, Swedbank, Nordea, DNB bank, Citadele bank and ABLV Bank. The goal of the newly founded enterprise is to have it function as a credit bureau.
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me @ 2013-05-24 10:23:36
Français abusés @ 2013-05-23 20:13:55
Nous avions cru bien faire en offrant une voiture renault clio en très bon état à une femme lettone qui prétendait ne pas en avoir et qui ne parlait que de sa misérable vie. Depuis Paris, Il a fallu prendre le bateau en Allemagne pour livrer la voiture à Riga. En réalité, elle était propriétaire d'une LANCIA qu'elle avait bien cachée
Egon @ 2013-05-23 12:07:44
Brian @ 2013-05-23 09:51:35
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