Nordica receives approval for €30 million state-aid package

Nordica, the national air carrier of Estonia, received approval for governmental support which would include a state-guaranteed loan of €8 million as well as capital back-up by €22 million....


Estonian government rejects idea to privatize state-owned Nordica

Nordica, the national air carrier of Estonia, will not be privatized, said Taavi Aas, Estonia’s Minister of Affairs on October 9, 2020. The doubtful idea of state-owned airline’s privatization was raised after previous local media reports that the measure would be a necessary alternative in order to pay back the €30 million state aid, which was granted to Nordica as a relief from the COVID-19 effects....


To stimulate demand, airBaltic returns to holiday destinations

airBaltic is seemingly hopeful to see travelers return to the skies as it announced a significant expansion of its current schedule to include popular holiday destinations....


Nordica scraps commercial flights, to focus on PSO and charter

Since October 27, 2019, Nordica, Estonian state-owned airline, is no longer operating flights to (and from) Vilnius (Lithuania), Copenhagen (Denmark), Trondheim (Norway), Vienna (Austria), and Kyiv (Ukraine). The flights are taken over by LOT Polish Airlines and now are offered with a stopover in Warsaw (Poland)....


Aviation in the Baltics: airBaltic vs Nordica (Part I)

We take a look at the situation within the Baltics and how airlines are positioned within the region. First up are the scheduled airlines, namely airBaltic and Nordica....


Spanish Eurofighter accidentally fires missile near Russia border

Spanish Ministry of Defense announced on August 7, 2018, that one of its Eurofighter Typhoons accidentally fired a live air-to-air missile during a training mission over Estonia....


F-35As deploy to Estonia for the first time

Two U.S. Air Force‘s F-35A Lightning II aircraft and approximately 20 supporting Airmen arrived at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, on April 25, 2017, from RAF Lakenheath, England....


Magnetic MRO to open new painting facility

Magnetic MRO to open new painting facility

Magnetic MRO will launch its new painting facility being built in Tallinn, Estonia, on 12th October 2017, in co-operation with Tallinn Airport....