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Air Baltic A220 Engine Shut Down – Why Did It Happen?

Air Baltic A220 Engine Shut Down – Why Did It Happen?

Last week, an Air Baltic A220 crew had a dual engine shut down, when they landed. Why? A Mentour reader kindly gave us some key information! We covered this incident a few days ago. Nobody got hurt, the A220 coming to a safe stop after its engine shut down. A minor...
airBaltic – Vaccination Mandatory For Rehired Crew!

airBaltic – Vaccination Mandatory For Rehired Crew!

As they ramp up for this summer, airBaltic have announced that they have began rehiring crews, with a mandatory vaccination requirement. They are an exciting airline to watch. They have undergone a complete transformation in the past few years, retiring two aircraft...
Airbus A220 – Israir Eyeing A Complete Fleet Revamp?

Airbus A220 – Israir Eyeing A Complete Fleet Revamp?

Israir’s management is considering a complete fleet change for the airline, switching to the Airbus A220! This steals a page out of AirBaltic’s book. Israir has had an eventful few years. After getting in financial trouble (largely outside the company itself), the...
Air Baltic A220 Engine Shut Down – Why Did It Happen?

airBaltic – Now A Maintenance Training Organization

After expanding maintenance facilities at its Riga base, airBaltic is now establishing a training organization for maintenance technicians. ‘Leverage’, as a verb, is a business term. It basically means “we have this thing/tool/skill that has a primary use we’re happy...
airBaltic Sends Off Its Last Boeing 737

airBaltic Sends Off Its Last Boeing 737

Yesterday, airBaltic said goodbye to the last Boeing 737 in its fleet. The airline is now a single-type operator, relying exclusively on the Airbus A220-300. The airline had introduced the 737 in its fleet in 2003. AirBaltic got a number of Boeing 737-300 and -500...