Posts tagged as Airlines

Airlines cancel all flights from Lithuania to UK

Monday, December 21, 2020

Airlines have cancelled all passenger flights from Lithuania to the United Kingdom following the government’s decision to temporarily suspend air travel from Britain. “All of today’s flights from Lithuanian airports to the UK have already been cancelled,” Tadas Vasiliauskas, spokesman for Lietuvos Oro Uostai (Lithuanian Airports), the operator of Lithuania’s three international airports, told BNS. Although the government’s ban does not apply to air travel from Lithuania to the UK,…

Brussels Airlines cancels August flights to Vilnius following self-quarantine rules

Friday, July 31, 2020

Brussels Airlines has cancelled part of its August flights from Brussels to Vilnius after the Lithuanian government ordered people arriving from Belgium to self-isolate. The sales of tickets has dropped significantly since the measure was announced, the airline’s spokeswoman Maaike Andries told BNS. “Due to the travel restrictions imposed by the Lithuanian government, we have seen a huge decrease in the demand for tickets for this route. The demand is…

Airlines want clearer criteria before resuming flights from Lithuania – official

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Airlines are hesitant to relaunch flights in absence of a clear safety criteria from the Lithuanian government, says the CEO of the country’s airports. Germany’s Lufhansa is the first airline to relaunch regular flights from Vilnius, while some other carriers have also submitted applications to the government. According to Marius Gelžinis, the CEO of Lietuvos Oro Uostai (Lithuanian Airports), Hungary’s Wizz Air and Belarus’ Belavia have submitted applications to resume…