In January 2014, Estonian Air carried 37 673 passengers out of which 36 040 on regular flights. In the same month last year, Estonian Air carried 43 627 passengers. Estonian Air operated 786 flights in January. In the same month last year, the number of flights was 1054.
January passenger and flight numbers are in the line of the restructuring plan focusing on downsizing of the airline and serving destinations with substantial demand to and from Tallinn.
The punctuality of Estonian Air flights in January was 91.3%, an increase of 6 percentage points compared to the same period last year. The regularity was 99.1%, a decrease 0.2 percentage points compared to the same period last year.
Estonian Air is aiming to provide Estonia with reliable and regular double daily connections to destinations of strategic importance and of substantial demand. Being a small country on the periphery of Europe, Estonia depends on such connections, and Estonian Air is committed to provide these services.
Estonian Air, Estonia’s national carrier, is the biggest operator at Tallinn Airport. The airline flies regular routes to Stockholm, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Brussels, Oslo, Moscow, Munich, St Petersburg, Kiev, Vilnius and Trondheim. On 21 December 2013, Estonian Air launched a seasonal air link between Tallinn and Munich. The route will be operated until 29 March 2014. In addition, from May to September, Estonian Air will fly to Nice and Split, and from June to August to Paris and Berlin.