Airbus A220-300 airBaltic painted in special livery by the Latvian Centenary
On 9 November, airBaltic unveiled a Latvia Centenary gift. He presented the Airbus A220-300 (YL-CSL) aircraft in a special centennial livery.
On 9 November, in a festive setting, airBaltic presented the Airbus A220-300 (YL-CSL) aircraft in a special livery of Latvia's Centenary. It is for the first time in the history of airBaltic that an aircraft is painted with the Latvian flag.
Airbus A220-300 airBaltic - Latvia's centenary
To create this work of art, 15 professional painters worked 1 000 for hours. In total, 250 liters of paint were needed to cover the aircraft with a thick layer of 120 microns or 0,12 mm.
Today, 18 November 2018, is the date when Latvians celebrate 100 years since the advent of the state of Latvia. The moment was marked by festivals and military parades, but also by an exceptional flight of Airbus A220-300 (YL-CSL) in the company of military aircraft.
airBaltic flies to 70 from destinations in Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient links through Riga to its network in Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East.
For the summer of 2019, airBaltic has introduced three new destinations in Tallinn: Malaga, Brussels and Copenhagen. Also for the summer of next year, airBaltic has prepared flights from Riga to Stuttgart and Lviv.