Airport news

2018 10 31

Lithuanian Airports remind customers of a golden rule that will become especially useful starting 1 November
Lithuanian Airports believe that arriving at the airport at least two hours prior to the flight is a golden rule for travellers. Nowadays, it has become essential to ensure all necessary procedures are done on time. A survey conducted by Lithuanian Airports shows that an increasing number of passengers have started taking this into account. However, with two airlines introducing changes to hand luggage handling procedure on 1 November, customers are now asked to pay even more attention to arrival time.

2018 10 17

A new design “Duty Free” has opened its doors at Vilnius Airport: greater attention to Lithuanian producers
The consultation between Vilnius Airport and Vilnius Airport Users’ Committee will be held at 13:30 local time on 29 November 2018 at the premises of SE Oro navigacija (Rodūnios kelias 2, Vilnius, Lithuania).

2018 10 12

From December aircraft related noise will affect Vilnius residents even less
Reducing the impact and extent of aircraft noise is one of the most important continued environmental tasks of Vilnius Airport. In December, plans are made to introduce some of the measures assisting its implementation, for example, to introduce a requirement for aircraft to comply with the departure route established above the least populated urban areas. The goal is to strengthen the noise prevention system by the end of the year so that Vilnius residents would become less and less affected by the aircraft noise.

2018 10 12

Regarding consultations with Vilnius Airport users
The consultation between Vilnius Airport and Vilnius Airport Users’ Committee will be held at 13:30 local time on 29 November 2018 at the premises of SE Oro navigacija (Rodūnios kelias 2, Vilnius, Lithuania).

2018 10 11

A modern multifunctional parking lot is under construction at Vilnius Airport
Construction works of a modern, multifunctional parking lot positioned near the Vilnius Airport, at the crossroads of Rodūnios Road and Felikso Vaitkaus Street began. The project is being implemented by Lithuanian Airports in response to the growing demand for parking at Vilnius Airport. Passengers will enjoy 999 new parking spaces and quality of these services will improve.

2018 09 14

Lithuanian Airports finish a record-breaking summer season as number of passengers has grown by almost 50 percent
Lithuanian Airports continue to successfully increase the number of destinations and passengers travelling through all three country’s airports. In August, number of passengers at all airports increased even by 49 percent compared to the same period last year, while number of flights increased by almost a third. By the end of the year, Lithuanian Airports hope to achieve even more ambitious performance records by servicing more than 6 million passengers and operating more than 60 thousand flights.

2018 08 24

Vilnius Airport updates its noise monitoring system
One of the most important environmental tasks of Vilnius Airport is the reduction of areas affected by the aircraft noise. The airport uses a variety of tools to improve it. For example, its noise monitoring system will be upgraded this year and will allow more effective management of aircraft noise level.

2018 08 16

Revenue of Lithuanian Airports for the first half of 2018 has exceeded 20 million EUR
Lithuanian Airports has finalised their work results in the first half of 2018 and announced that the company’s revenue has gone over 20 million EUR, which is 23 per cent more compared to last year’s numbers. The growth of these indicators was mainly influenced by a 16 per cent increase in the number of passengers and a 9 per cent increase in the number of flights served. Income from non-aviation activities has also increased.

2018 08 10

A tender is announced for airlines to fly from Vilnius to London City
Lithuanian Airports have announced an invitation to take part in a public tender where the winning air carrier will start operating flights from Vilnius to London City Airport next year. The new route was recognised as vital for economic and social development of the country by the Ministry of Economy and the Ministry of Transport and Communications.

2018 08 03

Passengers will contribute to improving the quality of airport services
From the beginning of July, passengers of Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports have a chance to rate the quality of airport services they receive. This can be done by using instant quality assessment devices, equipped throughout the airports. These devices not only allow the administration to respond to passenger assessments on a daily basis and make prompt decisions, but also to improve the quality of airport services in the long run.