2011.01.11 during the shareholders’ meeting a new supervisory board was elected for Latvian national airline airBaltic.
The new supervisory board members are Raitis Tukāns, Santa Glācniece, Gints Kiršteins, Ilmārs Razumovskis and Jean-Charles Korsak. The latter two represent the second largest airBaltic shareholder, Baltic Aviation Systems.
The chairperson and deputy chairperson will be elected at the first meeting of the new supervisory board.
Former airBaltic members of the supervisory board were Nikolajs Sigurds Bulmanis, Gints Kiršteins, Olita Augustovska, Ilmārs Razumovskis and Jean-Charles Korsak.
AIR BALTIC CORPORATION (airBaltic) is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. The primary shareholders are the Latvian state, with 52.6% of stock, and SIA Baltijas aviācijas sistēmas, with 47.2% of stock. The airBaltic fleet consists of 34 aircraft – six Boeing 737-500, eight Boeing 737-300, two Boeing 757-200, ten Fokker 50 airplanes and eight Bombardier Q400Next Gen. airBaltic offers nonstop flights from three Baltic capital cities – Riga, Vilnius, and Tallinn. airBaltic received the title of Airline of the Year 2009/2010 (Gold Award) from the European Regions Airline Association. airBaltic is the winner of Air Transport World Phoenix Award 2010 – a global recognition of excellence in restructuring business. In summer 2010, airBaltic was chosen for anna.aero ANNIES Award as Europe's largest flag carrier by new routes. airBaltic won a special Pacesetter Award 2010 from the Jury of the Budgies World Low Cost Airline Awards, recognising achievements of airBaltic as a hybrid airline.