21 Mar 2014 10:00
Latvian flag carrier airBaltic has expanded its codeshare agreement with UAE national airline Etihad Airways to include routes from Amsterdam, Brussels, Frankfurt, Munich and Zurich* to Abu Dhabi and Riga.
Subject to government approvals, the newly added codeshare routes will
see airBaltic and Etihad Airways offer 37 connecting return flights per week
between Riga and Abu Dhabi, with both airlines placing their respective BT and
EY flight codes on services to and from these cities.
airBaltic already places its BT flight code on Etihad
Airways flights between Abu Dhabi and Muscat, and Etihad Airways currently
places its EY flight code on airBaltic services beyond Riga to 10 northern
European cities. These include: Bergen, Billund, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo,
Stavanger, Stockholm, Tallinn, Turku, and Vilnius.
Subject to further government approvals, Etihad Airways
plans to place its EY flight code on airBaltic services beyond Riga to Kiev,
Tbilisi, Palanga, and Gothenburg.
may be booked online at www.airbaltic.com, www.etihad.com, through airBaltic and
Etihad Airways contact centres, or via travel agents.
*codeshare services linking Abu Dhabi and
Riga to Zurich commence on 1 June 2014.