One Country Wants To Start A New National Airline in The Middle Of A Pandemic, What Could Go Wrong?

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  1. At least it should be cheap to lease airplanes and find qualifies personnel. Growth rate should be amazing.

  2. I’m with @ABC. Kind of the Warren Buffet contrarian approach to starting an airline.

  3. Here in the US we tend to forget what is happening in the rest of the world.

    There is no question, the Baltics are priming to become Europe’s tech hub. Fastest internet speeds in the world, temperate climate and plenty of water for cooling data/cloud server storage facilities, and a highly-educated 90% English-speaking population (under 30) with low labor and real estate costs. Very favorable corporate tax laws rivaling Ireland.. Super easy residence requirements which allow full access to the EU.

    Once the Silk Road Transport Corridor and the Meridian Superhighway are completed–linking Beijing with Russia, onwards through Belarus and into Poland, and the Rail Baltica high-speed train service going from Finland-Estonia-Latvia-Lithuania-Poland is connected, there will be remarkable growth in the region. Estimates are 2026 for total completion.

    Already the universities in Lithuania are offering full scholarships to Asian, African, and South American students for study opportunities. They are courting future Asian business, as well as African and South American enterprises in countries with advanced mining development.

    This may not be quite the right time to start a new airline, but it won’t be too far off in the future that there will definitely be a market.

  4. Yes, this could be the best time to launch a new airline. If you can round up the required resources and implement an operational and revenue model that is profitable under pandemic conditions, you should be in great shape as demand rebounds (partially or fully).

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