Latvian airline airBaltic carried 287 560 passengers in April 2017 or 26% more than in the same period of 2016 throughout its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East. During the first four months of 2017, airBaltic has transported a total of 876 328 passengers.

The airline operated 4 043 flights in April, or +9% more than in the same period of 2016, when airBaltic operated 3 694 flights. During the first four months of 2017 the airline has operated 14 203 flights.

The airline’s load factor, which represents the number of passengers as a proportion of the number of available seats, was at a level of 77% in April, 2017. During the first four months of 2017, airBaltic load factor was at a level of 69%.

The 15-minute flight punctuality indicator for airBaltic reached a level of 90,1% in April, 2017. This means that more than 90 of every 100 airBaltic flights in April departed at the planned time or with a delay of no more than 15 minutes.


April’17 April’16 Changes


Number of passengers: 287 560 229 035 +26%

Number of flights: 4 043 3 694 +9%

Load Factor: 77% 72% +5 percentage points

15-minute flight punctuality indicator: 90,1% 91,5% -1,4 percentage points