airBaltic and Tez Tour Latvija launch charter flights to Egypt

  • 2019-09-16
  • TBT Staff

RIGA - Latvian airline airBaltic in cooperation with the international tour operator Tez Tour Latvija will launch charter flights from Riga to Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt on October 26 and 27 respectively.

Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “After a longer period of time, we are now resuming flights to Egypt in cooperation with Tez Tour Latvija. We are happy to strengthen our long-standing and successful cooperation with Tez Tour Latvija by offering sunny leisure destinations during our upcoming winter schedule.”

Konstantins Palgovs, General Manager of Tez Tour Latvija: “For the new season, the Tez Tour team has prepared a very attractive flight program for our clients traveling from Riga to Egypt – to the destinations popular among tourists from Latvia, Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh resorts by the Red Sea. We are pleased that Tez Tour clients also in the 2020 winter season will be able to continue to enjoy the excellent service on flights operated by airBaltic. The long-term cooperation with airBaltic has proved that our strategy is right, setting flight safety and punctuality, highly professional staff and opportunity to develop the country’s tourism industry as the primary criteria.”

“All flights from Riga to Egypt will be performed by one of the most modern aircraft in the world – Airbus A220-300. The charter flight program from Riga to Egypt will be opened with a flight to Hurghada on October 26, 2019 and the winter season will continue until the end of April 2020. Starting from October 26, 2019, Hurghada’s and Sharm El Sheikh’s airports will be the first airports to receive the regular charter flights by airBaltic’s new Airbus A220-300 jets in the continent of Africa,” said Konstantins Palgovs.

During the winter season of 2019 airBaltic and Tez Tour Latvija will offer one weekly flight from Riga to Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh. The flights will last from October 26 until April 26 and will be performed by Airbus A220-300 aircraft.

airBaltic serves over 70 destinations from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius, offering the largest variety of destinations and convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, the CIS and the Middle East.