The Supervisory Board of Latvian national airline airBaltic held a scheduled meeting yesterday (2012-01-10) to re-elect the Chairman and elect a Deputy Chairman.
Andris Liepiņš was re-elected Supervisory Board Chairman, while Nikolajs Sigurds Bulmanis was elected Deputy Chairman. The Supervisory Board of airBaltic consists of six members – Andris Liepiņš, Nikolajs Sigurds Bulmanis, Gints Kiršteins, Raitis Tukāns, Valters Grīnvalds, Ilze Aleksandroviča.
The Supervisory Board meeting was also presented a management report on progress regarding the preparation of the business plan according to the strategy reviewed by the government.
airBaltic serves over 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these, airBaltic offers convenient connections via North Hub Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East.
AIR BALTIC CORPORATION (airBaltic) is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. The primary shareholder is the Latvian state with 99.8% of stock. The airBaltic fleet consists of 34 aircraft – six Boeing 737-500, eight Boeing 737-300, two Boeing 757-200, ten Fokker 50 airplanes and eight Bombardier Q400Next Gen. airBaltic offers nonstop flights from three Baltic capital cities – Riga, Vilnius, and Tallinn. airBaltic received the title of Airline of the Year 2009/2010 (Gold Award) from the European Regions Airline Association. airBaltic is the winner of Air Transport World Phoenix Award 2010 – a global recognition of excellence in restructuring business. In summer 2010, airBaltic was chosen for anna.aero ANNIES Award as Europe's largest flag carrier by new routes. airBaltic won a special Pacesetter Award 2010 from the Jury of the Budgies World Low Cost Airline Awards, recognising achievements of airBaltic as a hybrid airline.