Small Planet Airlines

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Not to be confused with Planet Airlines.
Small Planet Airlines
Small Planet Airlines (logo).jpg
IATA
S5[1]
ICAO
LLC
Callsign
SMALL PLANET
Founded 2007 (2007)
as FlyLAL Charters
Commenced operations 2010 (2010)
as Small Planet Airlines
Operating bases
Subsidiaries
Fleet size 18
Company slogan Why Not?
Headquarters Vilnius, Lithuania
Key people Vytautas Kaikaris (CEO)
Website smallplanet.aero

Small Planet Airlines UAB, formerly FlyLAL Charters, is a Lithuanian scheduled and charter airline based at Vilnius Airport.

History[edit]

FlyLAL Charters was registered on 14 March 2007. In October 2008, the company received its operational licenses to begin passenger flight operations. In 2009, a subsidiary, flyLAL Charter Eesti, was registered with an aim to provide chartered operations to and from Estonia. In December 2009, another company, flyLAL Charters PL, was registered to implement flights from various airports in Poland.

In 2010, FlyLAL Charters was authorized to perform scheduled flights to Greece, Spain, Italy and various other countries. In July of the same year, flyLAL Charters was rebranded to its current name, Small Planet Airlines.

In 2009 and 2010, FlyLAL Charters carried 400.000 passengers each, in 2012 the renamed Small Planet Airlines increased the number to nearly 0.7 million passengers.

Destinations[edit]

As of January 2015, Small Planet Airlines operated scheduled and charter flights to the following destinations:

Destination Country
Tirana  Albania
Burgas  Bulgaria
Varna  Bulgaria
Hurghada  Egypt
Sharm El Sheikh  Egypt
Marsa Alam  Egypt
Taba  Egypt
Heraklion  Greece
Rhodes  Greece
Kavala  Greece
Thessaloniki  Greece
Kos  Greece
Fuerteventura  Spain
Gran Canaria  Spain
Barcelona  Spain
Palma de Mallorca  Spain
Tenerife  Spain
Malaga  Spain
Bergamo  Italy
Catania  Italy
Lamezia Terme (begins 11 September 2015)[2]  Italy
Verona  Italy
Tel Aviv  Israel
Rijeka  Croatia
Mostar  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Tivat  Montenegro
Faro  Portugal
Funchal  Portugal
Geneva   Switzerland
Antalya  Turkey
Gazipasa Airport  Turkey
Bodrum  Turkey
Dalaman  Turkey
London  United Kingdom
Manchester  United Kingdom
Leeds  United Kingdom
Bristol  United Kingdom

Fleet[edit]

Small Planet Airlines Airbus A320-200
Aircraft
In Service On order Notes
Airbus A320-200 16 -
Boeing 737–300 2 -
-
Total 18 -

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Small Planet Airlines at Wikimedia Commons