airBaltic publishes annual sustainability report
Latvian airline airBaltic this month has published its annual sustainability report, providing information of airBaltic and its subsidiaries performance in this segment for 2021.
Martin Gauss, CEO of airBaltic: “Sustainability is an integral part of our everyday business and, in a way, is shaping our future. We want to be one of the leaders in sustainability in the aviation industry, therefore over the past year we have introduced several new projects that have significantly improved our environmental impact and overall company performance.”
“These projects provide us with both a short-term and a valuable long-term contribution. Therefore, this year we will continue the ongoing projects and start working on new ones, so that we can accomplish even better results in the future,” Martin Gauss added.
Full airBaltic sustainability report is accessible on the company’s website: https://www.airbaltic.com/sustainability/?lang=en.
airBaltic in brief:
airBaltic (Air Baltic Corporation AS) connects the Baltic region with over 70 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS. Over the last 25 years airBaltic has developed as a strong, profitable and internationally respected airline. airBaltic is by far the best known international brand of Latvia and responsible for more than 2.5% of the Latvian GDP. airBaltic operates 33 Airbus A220-300 aircraft. airBaltic has received numerous international awards for excellence and innovative services. Skytrax has awarded Latvian airline airBaltic a five–star COVID-19 safety rating. In addition, airBaltic is one of the Top twenty airlines for COVID-19 compliance by the safety, product, and COVID-19 rating agency Airlineratings.com. In 2018 and 2019 airBaltic received the ATW Airline Industry Achievement Award as the Market Leader of the Year. In addition, in 2019 airBaltic received Sector Leadership Award by Airline Business. airBaltic is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. Its primary shareholder is the Latvian state, which holds 97.03% of the stock, while the rest of the shareholders hold 2.97%.
Aviation industry indirectly provides close to 30 000 jobs in Latvia, while millions of people transfer through Riga, yet many more arrive to Latvia. Each year foreign tourists spend more than EUR 750 million in Latvia. Find out more: https://blog.airbaltic.com/airbaltic-an-asset-for-the-national-economy-of-latvia/.