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Effective immediately, the Estonian carrier Nordica is offering new direct flight connections between Vienna and Tallinn. Nordica will operate up to five weekly flights to the Estonian capital city in cooperation with Adria Airways. The new flight service was officially inaugurated by Erik Sakkov, CCO Nordica and Julian Jäger, Member of the Management Board of Flughafen Wien AG, on the occasion of the initial flight on April 1, 2016.
“We are pleased to further expand flight connection to Estonia together with Nordica”, says Julian Jäger, Member of the Management Board of Flughafen Wien AG, commenting on the new flight service from Vienna Airport. “Tallinn is the former European Capital of Culture, and is an exciting travel destination featuring numerous sights as well as an important economic center.”
Erik Sakkov, CCO of Nordica, also expressed his satisfaction with the new flight connection. “The new flights between Tallinn and Vienna comprise an important step in our strategy of facilitating European access to Estonia. We are very happy to be able to connect these two historic capital cites.”
Nordica links Vienna and Tallinn five times per week
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, the aircraft takes off from Tallinn at 12:30 p.m. and lands in Vienna at 1:50 p.m. The flight back to Tallinn leaves Vienna at 2:25 p.m. and arrives in the Estonian capital at 5:35 p.m. On Sundays the flight departs from Estonia at 7 a.m. and lands in Vienna at 8:20 a.m. The aircraft subsequently leaves Vienna at 9:15 a.m. before landing in Tallinn at 12:25 p.m. There will also be a flight on Thursdays between June 23, 2016 and August 25, 2016, which takes off from Tallinn at 12:30 p.m. and arrives in Vienna at 1:50 p.m., with the return flight departing at 2:25 p.m. and touching down at Tallinn Airport again at 5:35 p.m.
Tallinn a UNESCO World Heritage Site Since 1997
The Estonian capital on the Gulf of Finland has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since the year 1997. In addition to numerous historical buildings, Tallinn offers tourist attractions in the fields of art and culture throughout the entire year. More information on the former European Capital of Culture can be found on the Website of the tourism association at: http:// www.visittallinn.ee
Nordica ensures flight connections to Estonia
The airline headquartered in Tallinn was founded by the Estonian Government in 2015 in order to ensure flight connections to Estonia. Nordica offers flights within Europe, and based on its cooperation with Adria Airways also benefits from Adria’s Star Alliance membership. More information on Nordica is available at: http://www.nagroup.ee/en/
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