Latvians board 'flight to nowhere'

All aboard Latvia’s “flights to nowhere”

AirBaltic is running sightseeing trips

for passengers with itchy feet

but limited options for travel abroad

(SOUNDBITE) (Latvian) PASSENGER, UNA GRISKEVICA, SAYING:

"When we were boarding the plane, I realized that the last time I flew was exactly a year ago. Unfortunately, this year several trips got canceled, so I am very happy about this possibility."

Video Transcript

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UNA GRISKEVICA THROUGH INTERPRETER: As we boarded the plane, I realized that the last time I flew was exactly a year ago. Unfortunately, several trips were canceled this year, so I'm very happy about this opportunity.