AirBaltic flight makes emergency landing in Riga due to cabin pressure problemChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 4, 2019
A Stockholm-bound flight of Latvia's airBaltic national carrier made an emergency landing at Riga Airport on Monday, the airport's spokeswoman Laura Karnite informed.
Accident The plane landed successfully on Riga Airport at around 1:35 p.m.
The plane landed successfully on Riga Airport at around 1:35 p.m.
The airBaltic representatives informed later that the flight had to return to Riga because of a problem with cabin pressure. Although it was still possible to proceed with the flight at a lower altitude, the captain decided to return to Riga for the passengers' safety.
The Latvian-state controlled airBaltic operates commercial flights from Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius to more than 70 destinations. ■