Consolidating efforts for Lithuania’s accessibility by air transport


2010 07 16

“In the latter years we were considering the ways for better air links between Lithuanian and European towns. We have managed to reach good results. However we are not going to stop. Our current task – to increase the flows of passengers”, said Minister Masiulis.
The Minister emphasized that the programme is among other measures intended for consolidation of efforts of different institutions establishing and implementing Lithuanian tourism policy, aiming at the coordination of common actions. The programmed will facilitate the improvement of services delivered by airports and formation of the positive image of Lithuanian tourism. The implementation of this programme should increase the proportions of new destinations, flights and passengers, as well as improve the service quality of airports, which would acquire better evaluation from the clients’ point of view.  
The improvement of Lithuania’s accessibility is also very important from the point of view of strategic national objective – to become until 2015 the service centre of the Northern Baltic region. Numerous new flights together with the active advertising will undoubtedly influence the tourism as well as the development of export and attraction of investments.