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Riga Airport is a fast-growing Northern European air traffic hub, connecting the Baltic countries with European business centers and popular holiday destinations. As a member organization of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Aviation Industry Charter for COVID-19, Riga Airport works to the highest standards of epidemiological safety. Skytrax has awarded Riga Airport a four-star rating for its implemented COVID-19 safety measures.

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Aegean Airlines to Return to Riga Airport This Spring

March 10, 2023
The Greek airline Aegean Airlines is to resume its operations at Riga Airport this summer season, with two flights from Riga to Athens every week. The airline will launch flights...
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Riga Airport to Acquire an Advanced Explosives Detection System for Screening Hand Luggage

July 5, 2022
Continuing the implementation of projects for the development of safe and environmentally friendly airport infrastructure, Riga Airport will use the savings from the EU Cohesion...
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Riga Airport and “RERE Meistari Ltd.” have signed a contract for the reconstruction of the airport's technical services building. During the renovation, around 6000 m2 of space will be insulated, while 4000 m2 will be completely rebuilt to provide working space for the airport's support services.

With the Support of the Cohesion Fund Riga Airport, Technical Services Building to be Reconstructed

July 5, 2022
Riga Airport and “RERE Meistari Ltd.” have signed a contract for the reconstruction of the airport's technical services building. During the renovation, around 6000 m2 of space...

Riga International Airport Retained Its Leading Position among the Airports of the Baltic Capitals Last Year

May 27, 2022
With the continued impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Riga International Airport closed 2021 with losses amounting to EUR 9.4 million representing 10 million euro below the amount...

Riga Airport Attracts an International Advertising Operator

April 19, 2022
Media Port is the leading advertising operator at the new Istanbul Airport, where it has been operating since its opening in 2018. The company's parent company Square Group was...
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Riga Airport Turnover Reached Almost 32 Million Euros Last Year

March 1, 2022
The net turnover of Riga Airport in 2021 reached 31.8 million euros – 3.5 million or 12.5% more than planned in last year's budget. Airport’s unaudited condensed interim statement...
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The New Strategy of Riga Airport: Investments in Future Development and Regional Competitiveness

Feb. 11, 2022
The medium-term Airport strategy until 2027 called “Runway 2027” provides for the development of the airport city concept “RIX Airport City”, which offers not only aviation services...

The Dutch Transavia to Launch Service from Riga Airport

Feb. 4, 2022
At the end of March, the Dutch low-cost airline Transavia Airlines C.V. will start flights from Riga to Amsterdam, becoming the 14th airline to offer passenger flights from Latvia...
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Riga Airport Starts the Year with a Passenger Increase

Feb. 3, 2022
Operational data on airport performance in the first month of the year show that this January, Riga International Airport handled 246,000 passengers, or almost five times more...
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Riga Airport to Invest in the Development of Its Baggage Handling Infrastructure

Jan. 13, 2022
The new baggage handling infrastructure for Riga Airport will be delivered, installed and integrated into the airport systems by Siemens Logistics S.r.l., which won the airport...

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Riga Airport Handled 2.35 Million Passengers in 2021, Air Cargo Shows Growth

Jan. 11, 2022
Cargo traffic to and through Riga Airport was not only increased by existing carriers, but thanks to the rapid growth of e-commerce due to the pandemic, a new air cargo connection...
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Electric Car Charging Station Opens at Riga Airport

Dec. 20, 2021
An electric car charging station is now available at Riga Airport, thus supplementing the range of services available to airport customers. The technical equipment of the fast...
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The Number of Persons with Reduced MobilityServiced by Riga Airport has Increased

Dec. 3, 2021
From January to November 2021, Riga Airport serviced 6,251 passengers with reduced mobility which is 0.31% of all the passengers serviced by the Airport during this period. The...

Riga Airport Passenger Figures Reach Almost Half of the Pre-crisis Level in August

Oct. 26, 2021
With the increase in vaccination coverage and travel opportunities, the number of flights and passengers handled at Riga Airport continues to grow. This August, it exceeded 390...
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Riga Airport Publishes Its Sustainability Report

Oct. 15, 2021
Despite the decline in the number of passengers, the airport implemented significant infrastructure development projects and achieved the set goals to reduce its environmental...
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The Number of Cargo Flights Handled at Riga Airport Keeps Growing

Oct. 6, 2021
Operational data shows that the number of cargo flights serviced at Riga Airport continued to grow in September, showing a 56 percent increase as compared to the corresponding...
Four self-service baggage drop-off points are now open at Riga Airport, and the national airline airBaltic is the first to offer its passengers the opportunity to use this new Airport service here.
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Self-service Baggage Lines Start Operating at Riga Airport

Sept. 14, 2021
Initially, the self-service baggage drop-off facilities will be available only to airBaltic passengers.
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Riga Airport started operating the second rapid exit taxiway that has been constructed with the support of the Cohesion Fund (CF).

Riga Airport Starts Operating New Rapid Exit Taxiway

Sept. 13, 2021
The rapid exit taxiway permits decreasing the distance of aircraft movement on the runway and taxiway.
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Riga Airport Passenger Numbers Continue to Grow

Aug. 4, 2021
In July, the Airport served 297.2 thousand passengers, which is almost 140 thousand more than a month before. Consequently, the number of passengers in July has reached 36% of...